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parapsis
Defined (both definition and relationships must be met)
Definition:
The area that is delimited medially by the parapsidal line and laterally by the parascutal carina.
written by: Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.

Relationships / properties:
The parapsis is a area.
The parapsis is part of the cuticle. The parapsis is part of the mesoscutum.

Label usage (sensu)
parapsis by Snodgrass, R. E. 1935. Principles of insect morphology. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York & London 667 pp.
parapsis by Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
parapsis by MacLeay, W. 1830. Explanation of the comparative anatomy of the thorax in winged insects, with a review of the present state of the nomenclature of its parts. Zoologicheskii Zhurnal 5:145-179.
Comments and tags
alternative definition added about 13 years ago by Istvan Miko
Lateral area of the mesoscutum laterad of the parapsidal furrow.
  Reference: Snodgrass, R. E. 1935. Principles of insect morphology. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York & London 667 pp.
  Cross reference: None provided.


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