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pectinate

 [pek´tĭ-nāt]
comb-shaped.

pec·ti·nate

(pek'ti-nāt),
1. Combed; comb-shaped. Synonym(s): pectiniform
2. mycology a particular type of branching hyphae in cultures of dermatophytes.

pectinate

/pec·ti·nate/ (pek´tĭ-nāt) comb-shaped.

pectinate

(pĕk′tə-nāt′) also

pectinated

(-nā′tĭd)
adj.
Having projections resembling the teeth of a comb; comblike.

pec′ti·na′tion n.

pec·ti·nate

(pek'ti-nāt)
1. Combed; comb-shaped.
Synonym(s): pectiniform.
2. In fungi, used to describe a particular type of branching hyphae in cultures of dermatophytes.

pectinate

Having teeth like a comb.

pectinate

(of plant structures) with comblike lobes.

pectinate

comb-shaped.

imperforate pectinate ligament
a cause of primary glaucoma; considered to be an inherited defect in a number of breeds of dogs. See also pectinate ligament (below).
pectinate ligament
the comb-like trabeculae of the corneo-iridial angle.
pectinate line
see pectinate line.
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cretaceus differs in having a narrower, acutely trigonal rachidian cusp and inner marginals that lack a strongly pectinate outer margin.
30, 35): formula 4123, similar to female; tarsi with 3 tarsal claws, upper claws with 10 pectinate teeth (11 on leg I), lower with 3 (4 on leg IV); tibia with 4 rows of 5 to 7 trichobothria (leg I 7p-6d-6d-7r, leg II 5p-6d-5d-6r, leg III 5p-7d-5d-6r, leg IV 6p-5d-6d-6r), metatarsi with 1 row of 8 trichobothria (7 on leg III), tarsi with 1 row of 9 trichobothria (8 on leg I and 10 on leg IV).
Thus the monophyletic grouping of Brachyelytrum plus Pooideae is associated in all cases with a pectinate structure in which the divergence of Ehrhartoideae immediately follows the divergence of Pharus, and is itself followed by divergence of the following taxa in sequence: Eremitis, Bambuseae, Olyreae, and the PACC clade from a monophyletic grouping of Brachyelytrum plus Pooideae [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURES 1, 4A OMITTED].
Hair and pectinate chaetae very numerous (6-11 and 6-12, respectively, in the preclitellar dorsal bundles); the pectinates with very distinct, thick intermediate denticles.
is similar to Pectinimura Park, 2008 which was established for 4 species from the Philippines and Thailand, and unique to Lecithocerinae in having a comb-like pectinate on the valva of the male genitalia.
0 times longer than posterior notopleural seta; katepisternal seta 1+2(3); costal spine longer than crossvein r-m, anterior surface with a row of pectinate short spines, longest one equal to length of crossvein r-m; calypters brown yellow, lower one about half longer than upper one; 5th sternite protruding slightly, inner side of lateral lobe with large process on distal 1/3; distiphallus distinctly sclerotized, and pregonite without setae.
4b, 4c), the right matrix yields the one pectinate tree D(A(BC))--the
Male and female genital fields similar to those of subgenus Unionicola; first walking legs less setose than those of subgenus Unionicola; tarsal claws of first walking leg laterally flattened and pectinate.
Krabbe (1982) combined the generic concepts under Alloporus, but Hoffman (1987) revived the name Doratogonus for medium-to large-sized spirostreptids which differ from Alloporus in having more pectinate lamellae on their mandibles and more numerous small setae on the distal half of the stipes.
There is a lack of consensus about where biopsy specimens should be obtained, (1-5) and the recommended sites in the surgical literature vary from 1 to 2 cm, 2 to 3 cm, or 4 cm from the pectinate line.