linea homolica

linea homolica
Feature similar to linea thalassinica and possibly equivalent to it [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
Longitudinal groove or uncalcified line on homoloidean decapods comparable with or equivalent to linea thalassinica [McLaughlin, 1980].
(Order Decapoda):
On each side of carapace in certain decapods, longitudinal groove or uncalcified line—comparable to linea thalassinica—extending from anterior to posterior margin [Stachowitsch, 1992].

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  • linea anomurica — Longitudinal lateral groove defining upper margin of branchiostegite in Anomura [Poore, 2004]. A groove running from behind and forward on either side of the carapace (in Homoloidea, a superfamily of the Section Dromiacea) [Ingle, 1983].… …   Crustacea glossary

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