Maxillipede

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Maxillipede in crustacea, one of those limbs serving both for mastication and locomotion
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Usage

In literature:

He is quite clear that the maxillipedes of Crustacea are the homologues of the feet of Hexapoda.
"Form and Function" by E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
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