cristate


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cristate

(krĭs′tāt′) also

cristated

(-tā′tĭd)
adj.
Having or forming a crest or crista.
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Corner (1957) stated: "Both Singer's collections have spores up to 17 X 5 [micro]m, and the branch-tips tended to be cristate, which is unusual.
Lateral and medial pronotal carinae absent, except in the females of Lempira and Pararhicnoderma, where the median carina is somewhat nodular, or in Cristobalina & Mayalina, where it is cristate and toothed.
17(16) Ovipositor valves normal; prosternal process low, flattened on its front face, entire, not bifid; pronotum selliform; medial pronotal carina present, cristate and elevated at its anterior and especially posterior ends; male subgenital plate not bifid; medial abdominal carina of female toothed.