Tergum

The dorsal body sclerite of an insect, pl. terga.

Tergum

A tergum (plural terga, associated adjective tergal) is the dorsal portion of an arthropod segment other than the head. The anterior edge is called the base and posterior edge is called the apex or margin. A given tergum may be divided into hardened plates or sclerites commonly referred to as tergites.{rp|20} So, for example, in a thoracic segment...
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Tergum

• (n.) The dorsal piece of a somite of an articulate animal. • (n.) The back of an animal. • (n.) One of the dorsal plates of the operculum of a cirriped.
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Tergum

Ter'gum noun ; plural Terga . [ Latin , the back.] (Zoology) (a) The back of an animal. (b) The dorsal piece of a somite of an articulate animal. (c) One of the dorsal plates of the operculum of a cirriped.
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tergum

back, rear.
Found on https://www.math.ubc.ca/~cass/frivs/latin/latin-dict-full.html

tergum

Latin, meaning: back, rear.
Found on http://archives.nd.edu/ttt.htm

tergum

Latin, meaning: skin, hide
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tergum

Plate on dorsal surface of abdomen
Found on http://entomology.ifas.ufl.edu/choate/insectclass/glossary_terms.htm

tergum

skin, hide
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Tergum

The dorsal surface of any body segment.
Found on http://www.earthlife.net/insects/glossary.html

Tergum

the upper or dorsal surface of any one body segment
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Tergum

the upper, or dorsal, surface of any body segment of an insect, consisting of one or more sclerites.
Found on http://bugs.bio.usyd.edu.au/learning/resources/Entomology/glossary.html

tergum

Type: Term Pronunciation: ter′gŭm Synonyms: dorsum
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