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epipharynx definition

  • noun:
    • A structure that overlaps the mouth in a few insects.
    • A structure which overlaps the mouth of specific bugs.
    • In entomology, a fleshy lobe beneath the labrum, developing a valve which takes care of the opening of this pharynx or gullet. It's best present in the Hymenoptera. Also known as epiglottis. See cut under Hymenoptera.
    • A structure that overlaps the mouth in certain pests.
    • A structure which overlaps the lips of specific pests.
    • In entomology, a fleshy lobe underneath the labrum, creating a valve which covers the opening of pharynx or gullet. It is best observed in the Hymenoptera. Also referred to as epiglottis. See cut-under Hymenoptera.
    • A structure that overlaps the lips in a few bugs.
    • A structure which overlaps the mouth of particular bugs.
    • In entomology, a fleshy lobe underneath the labrum, creating a valve which takes care of the orifice regarding the pharynx or gullet. It is preferable noticed in the Hymenoptera. Also known as epiglottis. See cut-under Hymenoptera.
    • A structure that overlaps the lips in a few pests.
    • A structure which overlaps the lips of certain insects.
    • In entomology, a fleshy lobe under the labrum, forming a valve which takes care of the opening of the pharynx or gullet. It is preferable present in the Hymenoptera. Also referred to as epiglottis. See cut-under Hymenoptera.
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