epipodium definition

  • noun:
    • among horizontal lobes of this base in some gastropods.
    • the lateral lobes of the base in some gastropods.
    • One of the lateral lobes associated with the foot in certain gastropods.
    • one of several horizontal lobes regarding the base in a few gastropods.
    • one of several appendages of side of the base of specific mollusks, because the odontophorous or cephalophorous univalves; some horizontal component or process of the base, by any means distinguished from mesial propodium, mesopodium, and metapodium.
    • one of several appendages of the region of the base of particular mollusks, as the odontophorous or cephalophorous univalves; some lateral part or process of the foot, by any means distinguished from mesial propodium, mesopodium, and metapodium.
    • In some Echinoidea, an increasing band surrounding each pair of skin pores on each primary ambulacral plate.
    • in certain Echinoidea, an increasing ring surrounding each set of skin pores on each major ambulacral plate.
    • one of several horizontal lobes of this foot using gastropods.
    • one of several lateral lobes associated with foot in some gastropods.
    • among appendages of side of the base of particular mollusks, as odontophorous or cephalophorous univalves; some horizontal component or means of the foot, at all distinguished through the mesial propodium, mesopodium, and metapodium.
    • In some Echinoidea, a raised band surrounding each set of skin pores on each primary ambulacral plate.
    • among the lateral lobes regarding the base in some gastropods.
    • the horizontal lobes of the base in some gastropods.
    • among the appendages for the region of the foot of particular mollusks, whilst the odontophorous or cephalophorous univalves; some horizontal component or procedure of the base, by any means distinguished through the mesial propodium, mesopodium, and metapodium.
    • in a few Echinoidea, a raised ring surrounding each pair of skin pores for each major ambulacral plate.
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