falcula


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falcula

(ˈfælkjʊlə)
n, pl -lae (-liː)
(Zoology) zoology a sharp curved claw, esp of a bird
ˈfalculate adj
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Entre las principales especies de diatomeas epibiontes sobre cop6podos marinos se encuentran Pseudohimantidium pacificum Hustedt & Krasske, Falcula hyalina Takano, Sceptronema orientale Takano y Licmophora unidenticulata Takano (Gibson, 1978; Takano, 1983; Gonzalez y Vergara, 1984; Hiromi et al.