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palpi

(păl′pī′)
n.
Plural of palpus.
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Head green with a white band bordering compound eyes on posterior side and running down to clypeus; antennal flagellum blackish, narrowly annulated and with spaced white rings; maxillary palpi with black tips.
Coloration: Head black with tufts of white scales, antennae and proboscis black, maxillary palpi covered with white and black scales; thorax black with white spots, fore and hind wings tawny; abdomen yellow.
Color: orange-white; head orange; mouthparts darker except maxillary palpi, lighter; antennae light orange; dorsal plates of thoracic and abdominal segments orange, except tenth segment, white; spiracles orange; legs soft orange almost hyaline; ventral surface white.
Sensilla on the antennae, fortarsi and palpi of Microplitis croceipes (Cresson) (Hymernoptera: Braconidae).
In the descriptions of the following genera, Sauris Guenee and Remodes Guenee (Guenee, 1858: 361-364), the author paid attention to very long palpi of moths, to the presence of a 'lobe appendiculaire' in the males of the described species, but mentioned also the presence of one pair of spurs in the hind legs of Sauris (like in Rhopalodes) and the absence of spurs in Remodes.
Hyalomma (Euhyalomma) schulzei Olenev, 1931 is recorded and re-described for the first time from Balochistan, Pakistan in detail with special reference to its capitulum, basis capituli, hypostome, palpi, scutum, genital aperture, adanal and plates subanal plates, anus and festoons.
As in many insects, the antennae are probably the principal chemoreceptive organs over longer distances and the maxillary palpi at very close range (Halffter & Matthews 1966).
Head: labial palpi with long scales (2,4 mm), which is twice the eye length (1,29 mm); antenna sepia which total length is half of the costal vein length.
Male adults with hairy antennae and club shaped palpi were separated from females.