antisquama

noun
an·ti·squa·ma
variants: or antisquame \ˌ⸗⸗ˈ- \
plural antisquamae or antisquames

Definition of antisquama 

: a scalelike lobe between the base of the wing and the squama of various two-winged flies

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History and Etymology for antisquama

New Latin antisquama, from anti- entry 1 + squama

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