labial palpus

noun

Definition of labial palpus

: either of the jointed appendages on the front of the mentum of an insect — see insect illustration

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History and Etymology for labial palpus

partial translation of New Latin palpus labialis

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“Labial palpus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/labial%20palpus. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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