scolopidium

noun
scol·o·pid·i·um | \ˌskäləˈpidēəm\
plural scolopidia\-ēə \

Definition of scolopidium 

: a chordotonal organ

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History and Etymology for scolopidium

New Latin, from Greek skolop-, skolops stake, pale, anything pointed + New Latin -idium; akin to Greek skalops mole (animal)

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