epimeron

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epimeron (noun; plural epimera; Greek epi, upon; meros, part): 1. (Arthropoda) In Arachnida and Diplopoda, a ventral plate to which the basal segment of the leg is attached; a coxal plate.

2. (Arthropoda: Crustacea) See epimere.

3. (Arthropoda: Insecta) That portion of a thoracic pleuron posterior to the pleural suture; for Diptera, see mesepimeron.