Pedipalpus


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Ped`i`pal´pus


n.1.(Zool.) One of the second pair of mouth organs of arachnids. In some they are leglike, but in others, as the scorpion, they terminate in a claw.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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vagans Polypedilum marcondesi Nidularium innocentii, Vriesea vagans Polypedilum panacu Tillandsia guatemalensis Polypedilum Eryngium pandanifolium parthenogeneticum Polypedilum Bromeliads pedipalpus ** Polypedilum solimoes Aeehmea lindeni, Canistrum lindenii, Neoregelia laevis, Nidularium innocentii, Vriesea philippocoburgii, V.
El mismo describio algunas especies; por ejemplo, Chirocladius pedipalpus (Chironomidae, Diptera) y Scirtes championi (Scirtidae, Coleoptera).