radial vein


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Related to radial vein: subclavian vein, ulnar vein
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Noun1.radial vein - superficial veins ascending the radial side of the forearm; combines with the ulnar veins to form the brachial vein
vein, vena, venous blood vessel - a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"
forearm - the part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist
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The morphological terminology follows Olmi and Virla (2014), except for the forewing radial vein, herein termed as Rs; the integument sculpture follows Eady (1967).
Hemelytra: largely dark golden to reddish-brown; radial vein, somewhat crescentic macula on disk of corium, sub-basal and sub-apical bands on clavus plus claval suture, all pale to whitish.
The middle discocellular joins the upper radial vein some way beyond the junction of the latter with the subcostal so that there is a well defined upper discocellular.