prothorax definition

  • noun:
    • The anterior division of thorax of an insect, bearing initial set of feet.
    • The anterior the main insect thorax; it carries 1st pair of feet
    • the initial or anterior section regarding the thorax in bugs. See Illusts. of butterfly and coleoptera.
    • In Insecta, the very first one of the three thoracic somites, which succeeds the head, is succeeded because of the mesothorax, and bears the initial pair of feet.
    • understand adjectives.
    • the anterior part of an insect's thorax; bears the first pair of legs

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