lunule

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lu·nule

(lū'nūl),
1. Synonym(s): lunule of nail
2. A small semilunar structure.

lu·nule

(lūn'yūl)
1. Synonym(s): lunule of nail.
2. A small semilunar structure.
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-- Wing dorsal surfaces black with marginal gleaming green intervenial lunules; hind wing ventral surface black without any pattern (Colombia) (Figs 11-14) ...
Legs: Fore and mid femora unarmed, with rounded lunules; hind femora slender, only the dorsomedian carinae with a few spines (4-7); at posterior tip of median carina a stout spine is present.
Mesoscutum unevenly and densely punctured, notauli with more dense rugose-punctures and meeting posteriorly to form a slightly sunken rugose area; median suture indistinct; scutellar sulcus wide, deep, divided by 5 carinae; scutellum weakly rugose punctured, posteriorly band rugose-punctate medially, lunules narrow and small.