Difference between revisions of "virga"

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|etymology=Latin <i>virga</i>, rod
 
|etymology=Latin <i>virga</i>, rod
|definition=([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) In Dermaptera, a threadlike, sclerotized extension of the ejaculatory duct that guides the passage of the spermatophore into the spermatheca of the female.
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|definition=([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) In Dermaptera, a threadlike, [[sclerotized]] extension of the [[ejaculatory duct]] that guides the passage of the [[spermatophore]] into the [[spermatheca]] of the female.
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Revision as of 23:42, 13 September 2013

virga (noun; Latin virga, rod): (Arthropoda: Insecta) In Dermaptera, a threadlike, sclerotized extension of the ejaculatory duct that guides the passage of the spermatophore into the spermatheca of the female.