palpiger definition

  • noun:
    • The part of the labium that holds the palpi in insects.
    • That portion of the labium which holds the palpi in insects.
    • In entomology, a lateral appendage associated with labium of some bugs, situated between the mentum as well as the ligula, and bearing the labial palpus.

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