Thoracica


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Tho`rac´i`ca


n. pl.1.(Zool.) A division of cirripeds including those which have six thoracic segments, usually bearing six pairs of cirri. The common barnacles are examples.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Observations on the relationship between Octolasmis grayii (Darwin, 1851) (Cirripedia, Thoracica) and certain marine snakes (Hydrophiidae).
To assess quantitatively the morphological correlates of the predatory specialization seen in spitting spiders, we compared Scytodes thoracica (Latreille 1802) and S.
Pars cephalica rising steeply from pars thoracica above level of coxae III or IV; highest centrally or posteriorly, sloping towards eyes.
Effect of biofilm age and type on settlement of cyprids of the barnacle, Fistulobalanus albicostatus Pilsbry (Thoracica, Balanidae).
thoracica, but has a fine pubescence that generates a silvery-gray sheen over the meso--and metasoma.
glandula, Chthamalus dalli, Semi-balanus cariosus, and Semibalanus balanoides) and the gooseneck barnacles (Pollicipes polymerus and Lepas sp.) in the Thoracica, one species of Peltogaster in the Rhizocephala, and one unidentified species of the Acrothoracica (Fig.
Hybridisation in the wild between the New Zealand tree weta Hemideina thoracica (White) and both Hemideina crassidens (Blanchard) and Hemideina trewicki Morgan-Richards has recently been confirmed with genetic data, but so far only [F.sub.1] hybrids have been confirmed (Mckean 2014, Mckean et al.
Barnacles (Cirripedia, Thoracica) and associated epibionts from sea turtles in the central Mediterranean.
thoracica int., which centrally tangles the condensed shoulder girdle and pulls at the posterior trunk wall (resembling the aorta) into the pelvis of the parasite, where it forms the iliac bifurcation (Figure 2).
Los generos y/o especies siguientes son nuevos registros para el estado de Hidalgo: Pyrgocorypha uncinata, Apocerycta incommoda, Microcentrum syntechnoides, Montezumina modesta, Stilpnochlora thoracica, S.