Difference between revisions of "frenate wing coupling"

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|definition=([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) Lepidopterous wing coupling with a well developed frenulum that engages with a catch or retinaculum on the underside of the fore wing, securing the wings together.
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|definition=([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) Lepidopterous wing coupling with a well developed [[frenulum]] that engages with a catch or [[retinaculum]] on the underside of the [[fore]] wing, securing the wings together.
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Latest revision as of 23:34, 13 September 2013

frenate wing coupling: (Arthropoda: Insecta) Lepidopterous wing coupling with a well developed frenulum that engages with a catch or retinaculum on the underside of the fore wing, securing the wings together.