proscutellum

noun
pro·​scu·​tel·​lum

Definition of proscutellum

: the scutellum of the prothorax of an insect

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History and Etymology for proscutellum

New Latin, from pro- entry 1 + scutellum

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“Proscutellum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proscutellum. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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