manubrial


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manubrial

adjective Referring to the manubrium of the sternum.
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Manubrial plate with 3-5 chaetae and 1 or 2 pseudopores.
Manubrial plate with 3 inner setae and 3 outer setae, and 2 pseudopores.
Within the manubrium, neurons maintained a netlike organization that extended to the distal lips of the manubrium where neurons deviated from a random orientation and straightened into parallel tracts perpendicular to the manubrial edge (Fig.
Bundles of [alpha]-tubulin-IR and FMRFamide-IR neurons in the smooth muscle bands represent potential pathways for coordinating perradial smooth muscle contractions and manubrial movements.
At the perradii, raised bands of smooth muscle run radially, from just below the nerve ring, upward into the manubrial stalk (described below).
IV at base of manubrial area), coxae with 1 psp each.
Embryos and larvae brooded on the manubrium or on stiff, shelf-like manubrial extensions, rarely on the oral arms.
The genus is characterized by the shape of the postantennal organ with numerous (11-20), compound vesicles, antennal III sense organ with 5 papillae and 2 ribbed sensory clubs, the presence of the chaeta d0 on head and chaeta p0 on abdominal tergum IV, abdominal tergum VI with 1 medial chaeta, tibiotarsal distal whorl with 9 chaetae, furcal area with 2+2 chaeta in 1 row (Weiner 1996; Pomorski 1998) and usually 2 manubrial rows mm and mp, chaetae from the ma row displaced on the level of dental microchaetae, male ventral organ usually present and anal spines absent.