- Cephalic somite [Moore and McCormick, 1969].See: cephalic somite [McLaughlin, 1980].(Order Decapoda):Cephalic somite [Stachowitsch, 1992].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2011.
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Cephalomere — Ceph a*lo*mere, n. [Cephalo + mere.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the somites (arthromeres) which make up the head of arthropods. Packard. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
cephalomere — n. [Gr. kephale, head; meros, part] 1. Those segments of a metamerically segmented animal that are considered to be part of the head. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) see cephalic somite … Dictionary of invertebrate zoology
cephalic somite — One unit of cephalon bearing distnctive pair of appendages. (Syn. cephalomere) [McLaughlin, 1980]. Unit division of head region, generally recognized as one of five such parts which bear distinctive paired appendages (antennules, antennae,… … Crustacea glossary
cephalic somite — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) A unit division of the cephalic region usually recognized as one of five somites that bear distinctive paired appendages; a cephalomere … Dictionary of invertebrate zoology