Palpifer


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Pal´pi`fer


n.1.(Zool.) Same as Palpiger.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Antenna, Length, excluding palpifer. 0.93-1.19 mm (x = 1.06 [+ or -] 0.08 mm), antennomere (AN) 1, 0.22-0.36 mm (x = 0.30 [+ or -] 0.04 mm).
Cardo reduced; stipes prominent, trapezoidal with two prominent falcate medial sensilla; galea finger-like, approximately 1/3 the length of palpomere (MP) 1; palpus length, excluding palpifer. 0.72-0.86 mm (x = 0.80 [+ or -] 0.05 mm), MP1, 0.25-0.32 mm (x = 0.28 [+ or -] 0.02 mm), MP2, 0.24-0.30 mm (x = 0.28 [+ or -] 0.02 mm), MP3.
Length, excluding palpifer, 0.83-1.04 mm ([bar.x] = 1.00 [+ or -] 0.04 mm), without microspinulae; antennomere (AN) 1, 0.19-0.22 mm ([bar.x] = 0.21 [+ or -] 0.01 mm), AN2 0.23-0.28 mm ([bar.x] = 0.27 [+ or -] 0.02 mm), AN3 0.26-0.30 mm ([bar.x] = 0.28 [+ or -] 0.01 mm) without protruding accessory appendage (A3'), AN4 0.22-0.26 mm ([bar.x] = 0.25 [+ or -] 0.01 mm), AN4 significantly (p < 0.0001) shorter than AN3.