scapus


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scapus

(ˈskeɪpəs)
n
a leafless flower stalkthe shaft of a columnthe stem or shaft of a featherthe first joint or segment of an insect's antenna
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Antenna with 33-38 flagellomeres, lower face about 0.7-1.0 times as broad as high, with scattered hairs, coriaceous and striated transversally, presence of small tubercle below the base of scapus; head in dorsal view (Figure 1B) with long gena, posterior ocelli separated from eyes by 0.75-1.2 times its own maximum diameter.
Brunner von Wattenwyl (1891) combined several genera in Amblycoryphini using the key character "fastigium as wide or wider than scapus".
The word "inscape" derives, she says, from scapus, the shaft of a column or stem of a flower; it is therefore not primarily a variant of "landscape." Inscape is "a core design or pattern in everything that exists," a definition not linked, as many scholars would have it, to a sense of heightened individuality.
Fastigium of vertex conical, narrower than scapus, furrowed dorsally and separated by step-like incision
Antenna dark brown except yellow base of scapus. Clypeus brownish yellow, labrum and palpi yellowish, mandible yellow but its middle tooth yellowish brown.
The female epigynum of the genus Hemicloea have a peculiar, folded scapus, which expands during copulation.
Scapus; longissimus, teres, articulatus, erectus, apice coloratus.
Epic launched the takeover bid together with Crotian Scapus, Satis and Enitor.
itamarajuensis Leme & Baracho, cui proxima, sed scapus atrovinoso-purpureus, bracteis primariis quam basin ebracteatam ramulorum longioribus, peduculis ramorum atrovinoso-purpureis, floribus longioribus, petalis viridibus longioribusque et per anthesim subpatentibus recurvatis differt; a H.
The protocol considers the suitable use of the scapus of the pachymeter, suggesting the use of an instrument with better degree of accuracy and defining anatomic points as bases for the measurements.