securiform

securiform

(sɪˈkjʊərɪˌfɔːm)
adj
(Botany) (of plants) having the shape of an axe
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Takachihoa is similar to Synaema Simon 1864, but differs from the latter in that the female epigynum is weakly sclerotized and bears no chitinized plates, and the ventral tibial apophysis of male palp is large and securiform (Ono 1988).