colleterial gland

colleterial gland

(ˌkɒlɪˈtɪərɪəl)
n
(Zoology) zoology a paired accessory reproductive gland, present in most female insects, secreting a sticky substance that forms either the egg cases or the cement that binds the eggs to a surface
[C19: from New Latin colleterium glue-secreting organ, from Greek kolla glue + -al1]
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Also typically evident are the paired colleterial glands. Other female reproductive structures, including external genitalia, are housed in a genital pouch medial to the colleterial glands.