What does Scutellum mean in Apiculture Dictionary?

  • shield-shaped percentage of the back of the thorax of some bugs including Apis mellifera (honey bees). In this good sense is can be utilized as a synonym for Scutum. Additionally used with other terms to mention to portions for the Scutum. by LacyReport definition

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