Difference between revisions of "hamula"

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|etymology=Latin <i>hamulus</i>, little hook
 
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|definition=([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) A trigger-like hook securing the springing organ (furcula) of springtails; a retinaculum.
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|definition=([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) A trigger-like hook securing the springing organ ([[furcula]]) of springtails; a [[retinaculum]].
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Revision as of 00:40, 14 September 2013

hamula (noun; Latin hamulus, little hook): (Arthropoda: Insecta) A trigger-like hook securing the springing organ (furcula) of springtails; a retinaculum.