Sentence Examples


  • The tergites of this region and those of the following region, the metasoma, are fused to form a second or posterior carapace in Limulus, whilst remaining free in Scorpio.
  • Passing on now from the mesosoma we come in Scorpio to the metasoma of six segments, the first of which is broad whilst the rest are cylindrical.
  • The somites of the metasoma carry no parapodia.
  • In Limulus the metasoma is practically suppressed.
  • It is probable that we have in the metasoma of Limulus a case of the disappearance of once clearly demarcated somites.