Axillaries see pteralia

axillaris n. [L. axillaris, of an axil] (ARTHRO: Insecta) The second and third anal wing veins.

axillary a.; pl. -ies [L. axilla, armpit] 1. (ARTHRO: Insecta) Pertaining to the axilla. 2. (ECHINOD: Asteroidea) In an axil, applied to a single ossicle. 3. (ECHINOD: Crinoidea) A brachial supporting 2 arm branches.

axillary cell (ARTHRO: Insecta) A cell in the anal area of a wing.

axillary cord (ARTHRO: Insecta) The posterior edge of the articular membrane of a wing base.

axillary excision (ARTHRO: Insecta) In Hymenoptera, a notch in the hind wing that is at the distal end of the second anal furrow between the 2nd and 3rd anal veins.

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