Definition of Ligula. Meaning of Ligula. Synonyms of Ligula

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Definition of Ligula

Ligula
Ligula Lig"u*la (l[i^]g"[-u]*l[.a]), n.; pl. L. Ligul[ae] (-l[=e]), E. Ligulas (-l[.a]z). [L., a little tongue. See Ligule.] 1. (Bot.) See Ligule. 2. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The central process, or front edge, of the labium of insects. It sometimes serves as a tongue or proboscis, as in bees. [See Illust. under Labium, and Hymenoptera.] (b) A tongue-shaped lobe of the parapodia of annelids. See Parapodium.

Meaning of Ligula from wikipedia

- In the brain, the taenia of the fourth ventricle (lingula, tenia of fourth ventricle) are two narrow bands of white matter, one on either side, which complete...
- Ligula intestinalis is a tapeworm of fish, fish-eating birds and copepods, with species from each group featuring in its complex life cycle. Achim Trubiroha;...
- Ursicinus" Three spoons (ligula or cignus) 1994,0408.84–85 AVRVRSICINVS Aur[elius] Ursicinus "Aurelius Ursicinus" Two spoons (ligula or cignus) 1994,0408...
- A ligule (from Latin: ligula "strap", variant of lingula, from lingua "tongue") — is a thin outgrowth at the junction of leaf and leafstalk of many gr****es...
- Clavariadelphus ligula, commonly known as the strap coral, is an edible species of fungi in the Gomphaceae family. It produces club-shaped fruit bodies...
- Diagram of octopus from side, with gills, funnel, eye, ocellus (eyespot), web, arms, suckers, hectocotylus and ligula labelled....
- of the labium. The mentum bears the palps, glossae, paraglossae, and/or ligula. On the human face, the mentum refers to the protruding part of the chin...
- Josia ligula is a moth of the family Notodontidae. It is found in South America, on the lowlands of the Amazon basin, the Guiana shield, and the Atlantic...
- section, and furthest anterior. The prementum bears a structure called the ligula; this consists of an inner pair of lobes called glossae and a lateral pair...
- Sowerby, 1812 L. translucida Dall, 1921 L. tumidula Reeve, 1841 = L. compressa L. waikatoensis Pen, 1930 Synonyms Ligula, Ligularius, Lingularius, Pharetra...
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