Sentence Examples


  • Verhoeff (1894-1896) - in a beetle's abdomen, but the tenth sternite is usually absent.
  • On account of the great extension of the metathorax and the haunches of the large hindlegs, the first abdominal sternite is wanting, and the second is - the stylets.
  • These elements are a central piece or sternite, 12 and a lateral field on each side bearing the leg-rudi 1s ment.
  • - Morphology of an Insect: the embryo of Gryllotalpa, somewhat diagrammatic. The longitudinal segmented band along the middle line represents the early segmentation of the nervous system and the subsequent median field of each sternite; the lateral transverse unshaded bands are the lateral fields of each segment; the shaded areas indicate the more internally placed mesoderm layer.
  • The pentagonal sternite of Scorpio (fig.

How would you define sternite? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus

Also Mentioned In