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  • 5), and that the gnathobases of the chelae which act as the first pair of hemignaths are carried by the third somite.
  • Hexapoda and Arachnida); the penultimate joint with a process equal in length to the last joint, so as to form a nipping organ (chelae of Crustaceans and Arachnids); the last joint reflected and movable on the penultimate, as the blade of a clasp-knife on its handle (the retrovert, After Lankester, Q.
  • The scorpions use their large chelae for seizing prey and for fighting with one another.
  • - The same scorpion carrying the now paralysed fly held in its chelicerae, the chelae liberated for attack and defence.
  • The proportionately enormous chelae (chelicerae) of the first pair of appendages are not provided with poison glands; their bite is not venomous.
 

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