go: search | analyze | give feedback | references | terms | tree | partonomy | pulse | about / how to cite
mx id: 580 | OBO id: HAO:0000989 | URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0000989
tarsal claw synonyms: pretarsal claw, unguis
Defined (both definition and relationships must be met)
Definition:
The spur that is curved and projects from the apex of the last tarsal segment on either side of the arolium of the pretarsus.
written by: Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.

Relationships / properties:
The tarsal claw is a spur.
The tarsal claw is part of the cuticle. The tarsal claw is part of the pretarsus. The tarsal claw is part of the sclerite.

Figures
Macroxyela ferruginea Say, 1824
Opius dissitus Muesebeck
Opius dissitus Muesebeck

Label usage (sensu)
tarsal claw by Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
unguis by Curators, H. A. O. 2009. The Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology Curation Team. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
pretarsal claw by Curators, H. A. O. 2009. The Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology Curation Team. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
pretarsal claw by Snodgrass, R. E. 1935. Principles of insect morphology. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York & London 667 pp.
unguis by Snodgrass, R. E. 1935. Principles of insect morphology. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York & London 667 pp.
tarsal claw by Karlsson, D., and F. Ronquist. 2012. Skeletal Morphology of Opius dissitus and Biosteres carbonarius, with a Discussion of Terminology and Morphological Variation in Opiinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). PLoS ONE 7:1-38.
Comments and tags
alternative definition added over 9 years ago by Istvan Miko
Paired hooked (claw-like) structures projecting from the apex of the last tarsal segment on either side of the arolium of the pretarsus
  Reference: Gibson , G. A. P., J. D. Read , and R. Fairchild. 1998. Chalcid wasps (Chalcidoidea): illustrated glossary of positional and morphological terms ..
  Cross reference: None provided.

alternative definition added almost 8 years ago by Kelly Dew
The curved, claw-like sclerite that projects from the apex of the last tarsal segment on either side of the arolium of the pretarsus.
  Reference: Karlsson, D., and F. Ronquist. 2012. Skeletal Morphology of Opius dissitus and Biosteres carbonarius, with a Discussion of Terminology and Morphological Variation in Opiinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). PLoS ONE 7:1-38.
  Cross reference: None provided.

alternative definition added about 10 years ago by Andy Deans
Lateral claw of the pretarsus; usually called tarsal claw. !
  Reference: Snodgrass, R. E. 1935. Principles of insect morphology. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York & London 667 pp.
  Cross reference: None provided.


Search again
You must select a result from the list before clicking show