Sentence Examples


  • Most remarkable in this order is the structure of the feet; there are never more than two tarsal segments, and the claws, usually so conspicuous in insect feet, are reduced (fig.
  • But the legs carry peculiar spines, and the terminal tarsal segment is cup-shaped at the end; from this hollow a delicate bladder (fig.
  • Consequently the ankle-joint of birds is absolutely cruro-tarsal and tarso-metatarsal, i.e.
  • The arrangement dependent on the number of tarsal segments - the order being divided into tribes Pentamera, Tetramera, Heteromera and Trimera - was suggested by E.
  • There are four malpighian tubes, and all five tarsal segments are usually recognizable.

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