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Definition of Palpi

Palpi
Palpus Pal"pus, n.; pl. Palpi. [NL. See Palp.] (Zo["o]l.) A feeler; especially, one of the jointed sense organs attached to the mouth organs of insects, arachnids, crustaceans, and annelids; as, the mandibular palpi, maxillary palpi, and labial palpi. The palpi of male spiders serve as sexual organs. Called also palp. See Illust. of Arthrogastra and Orthoptera.
Palpi
Palpi Pal"pi, n., pl. of Palpus. (Zo["o]l.) See Palpus.

Meaning of Palpi from wikipedia

- Pedipalps (commonly shortened to palps or palpi) are the second pair of appendages of chelicerates – a group of arthropods including spiders, scorpions...
- is great variation in morphology of labial palpi in different families of Lepidoptera; sometimes the palpi are separate and sometimes they are connivent...
- Phalangium cornutum, profile of male, with legs and palpi truncated. a: ocular tubercle; b: mandible; c: labrum; d: sheath of **** protruded; e: ****;...
- Ostrea edulis; a) labial palpi b) gills c) mantle d) junction of the two folds of the mantle e) large adductor muscle f) the s****...
- below). Two pairs of finger-like appendages, the maxillary and labial palpi, are found around the mouth in most beetles, serving to move food into the...
- The forehead forms a sharp angle at the base of the antennae. Maxillary palpi are thin, filiform. Wings are hyaline, yellowish-brown at the base. The...
- classified with genus name Calpe, and they include more than one blood-sucker. Palpi porrect (extending forward), where the second joint and third joint fringed...
- point called the nasus (rarely absent). The apical segment of the maxillary palpi is flagelliform and much longer than the subapical segment. The antennae...
- insects as well, for instance Myriapoda. erect The palpi when vertical, i.e. the axis of the palpi is at right angles to the axis of the body. exarate...
- Its wingspan is about 22 mm. The head and palpi are gray, with brown scales on the sides and beneath the palpi. The thorax is gray, with a brown spot on...