circumanal


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cir·cum·a·nal

(ser'kŭm-ā'năl),
Surrounding the anus.
Synonym(s): perianal, periproctic

circumanal

/cir·cum·anal/ (ser″kum-a´n'l) surrounding the anus.

circumanal

[sur′kəmā′nəl]
Etymology: L, circum, around, anus
pertaining to the area surrounding the anus.
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However, while a circumanal ring of wax-producing pores is well-developed in the larvae of the other known species of Diaphorina (Burckhardt 1985, 1986; Burckhardt & Mifsud 1998; Burckhardt & van Harten 2006), it is almost completely lacking in D.
the larvae are completely covered in abundant wax produced by wax glands which are connected to the circumanal ring and to additional pore fields on the caudal plate (Hodkinson 1974).
Circumanal ring oval, consisting of two rows of pores; inner pores subrectangular and outer ones oblong oval.