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receptaculum

 [re″sep-tak´u-lum] (L.)
a receptacle or container.
receptaculum chy´li cisterna chyli.

re·cep·tac·u·lum

, pl.

re·cep·tac·u·la

(rē'sep-tak'yū-lŭm, -lă),
A receptacle.
Synonym(s): reservoir
[L. fr. re-cipio, pp. -ceptus, to receive, fr. capio, to take]

receptaculum

/re·cep·tac·u·lum/ (re″sep-tak´u-lum) pl. receptac´ula   [L.] a vessel or receptacle.
receptaculum chy´li  cisterna chyli.

re·cep·tac·u·lum

, pl. receptacula (rē-sĕp-tak'yū-lŭm, -lă)
A receptacle.
Synonym(s): reservoir.
[L. fr. re-cipio, pp. -ceptus, to receive, fr. capio, to take]

receptaculum

pl. receptacula [L.] a vessel or receptacle.

receptaculum chyli
cisterna chyli.
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The receptacula range from globular to slightly ovoid.
9b); receptacula ovoid and genital ducts short (Fig.
The receptacula frequently possess a huge basal lobe and the receptaculum looks somewhat tripartite (Fig.
Female Tasmanian specimens often have more strongly sclerotized receptacula and broader epigyna when compared to specimens of the same species from the Australian mainland (e.
Receptacula large, 'comma-shaped', broadly touching along inward margins (Fig.
7): receptacula posteriorly convergent, together forming 'V-shape'; each receptaculum with 'nose-like' inward lobe.
hickmani can be distinguished from all other known Tasmanian congeners by the 'marbled' abdominal coloration (in life), and the shape of the receptacula (the latter without distinct, 'nose-like' inward lobes; Fig.
3): receptacula anteriorly widened, rounded; inward faces roughly straight, parallel.