endophragma definition

  • noun:
    • A chitinous construction over the stressed cord into the thorax of specific crustaceans.
    • A chitinous framework above the nervous cord into the thorax of specific Crustacea.
    • Same as endophragm.
    • A chitinous construction above the stressed cable within the thorax of certain crustaceans.
    • A chitinous framework over the nervous cable in the thorax of specific Crustacea.
    • Same as endophragm.
    • A chitinous structure above the stressed cord when you look at the thorax of specific crustaceans.
    • A chitinous structure over the nervous cord within the thorax of particular Crustacea.
    • Same as endophragm.

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