furcasternal suture

furcasternal suture
In pterygote insects, the internal median longitudinal line formed at the point of meeting the mesopleurosternal ridges of opposite sides and confluent with the mesosternal ridge.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • furcina — n. [L. dim. furca, fork] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) The outer surface of the sternum bearing an invaginated furca; see furcasternal suture …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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