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Definition of palp

Palp
Palp Palp, n. [Cf. F. palpe. See Palpable.] (Zo["o]l.) Same as Palpus.
palp
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.

Meaning of palp from wikipedia

- Pedipalps (commonly shortened to palps or palpi) are the second pair of appendages of chelicerates – a group of arthropods including spiders, scorpions...
- Alpine Airstrip (ICAO: PALP, FAA LID: AK15) is a private-use airport located 53 nautical miles (98 km) west of the central business district of Deadhorse...
- genus Tidarren am****te one of their palps before maturation and enter adult life with one palp only. The palps are 20% of the male's body m**** in this...
- first and second maxillae bear palps which function as sensory organs. Some species have a reduced proboscis or maxillary palps and do not feed as adults....
- segment (coxa) and a palp (sensory feeler) consisting of all other segments. In some groups, such as the Branchiopoda, the palp is reduced or absent....
- 1 Chelicerae, 2 Palps, 3 Salivary glands, 4 Gut, 5 Excretory (Malpighian) tubules, 6 ****, 7 Ovary or testes, 8 Air-breathing tubes (tracheae), 9 Central...
- Palpimanidae, also known as palp-footed spiders, is a family of araneomorph spiders first described by Tamerlan T****ll in 1890. They are widely distributed...
- the double-walled sensilla on both palps probably serve as long-range odour sensors. The maxillary and labial palps show ****ual dimorphism which suggests...
- weavers) Oonopidae (goblin spiders) Orsolobidae Pacullidae Palpimanidae (palp-footed spiders) Periegopidae Pholcidae (cellar spiders) Plectreuridae Scytodidae...
- are derived from the 4th and 5th segment of the head and the maxillary palps; segmented appendages extending from the base of the maxilla represent the...
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