extensor margin
() [Baba, 2005].
Endopod of Mxp 3, lateral; and endopod of Mxp 3, including basal 2 articles, distal articles omitted, central. Based on Munidopsis. [Baba, 2005]
Outer or longer margin of a flexed appendage [Butler, T.H.].
The outer or longer margin of a flexed appendage [Chace and Hobbs, 1969].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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