clypeal


clypeal
\\ˈklipēəl\ adjective
Etymology: New Latin clypeus + English -al
: of or relating to a clypeus

* * *

clypˈeal adjective
Of the clypeus
• • •
Main Entry:clypeus

* * *

clypeal, a.
(ˈklɪpiːəl)
[f. L. clype-us (see below) + -al1.]
Entom. Of, or pertaining to the clypeus of an insect; as the clypeal region.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • clypeal — adj. [L. clypeus, shield] Of or pertaining to the clypeus …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • clypeal — See clypeus. * * * …   Universalium

  • clypeal — adjective Of or pertaining to a clypeus …   Wiktionary

  • clypeal — clyp·e·al …   English syllables

  • clypeal fovea — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In Ichneumonid Hymenoptera, one of two anterior tentorial pits, appearing as a shallow impression in the groove between the clypeus and face …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • clypeal phragma — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In Diptera, a flat apodeme extending from the exposed part of the clypeus to the lateral margin of the cibarium …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • clypeus — clypeal, adj. /klip ee euhs/, n., pl. clypei /klip ee uy , ee ee /. the area of the facial wall of an insect s head between the labrum and the frons, usually separated from the latter by a groove. [1825 35; < NL, special use of L clypeus, clipeus …   Universalium

  • Amblyopone saundersi — Taxobox name = Amblyopone saundersi regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Hymenoptera familia = Formicidae subfamilia = Ponerinae tribus = Amblyoponini genus = Amblyopone species = A. zelandiae binomial = Amblyopone… …   Wikipedia

  • Cerceris — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Synagris — Taxobox name = Synagris image width = 250px image caption = regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Hymenoptera familia = Vespidae subfamilia = Eumeninae genus = Synagris subdivision ranks = Subgenera and species… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.