Cubitoanal fold see claval furrow

cubito-anal loop (ARTHRO: Insecta) In certain Odonata, a loop formed in the anal area between veins A 2 and Cu 2 ; foot-shaped loop.

cubitus n. [L. cubitus, reclined] (ARTHRO: Insecta) The fifth vein of a typical wing; the longitudinal vein posterior to the media vein.

cuboid a. [L. cubus, cube; Gr. eidos, form] Nearly resembling a cube in shape. cuboidal a.

cucullate a. [L. cucullus, hood] Hooded; having a hood-like structure or mark.

cucullus n.; pl. -li [L. cucullus, hood] 1. (ARTHRO: Chelicerata) A transverse flap at the anterior edge of the carapace, that completely covers and protects the mouth and chelicerae in Ricinulei spiders and some other orders, where it bears the median eye (first somite of the body). 2. (ARTHRO: Insecta) A hood-like process on the distal or dorsodistal part of the valva of male Lepidoptera, usually hairy or setose.

cucumbitate a. [L. cucumis, cucumber] Shaped like a cucum ber.

cucumiform a. [L. cucumis, cucumber; forma, shape] Having a cucumber-like form.

cuiller n. [F. cuiller, spoon] (ARTHRO: Insecta) In male Lepi-doptera, a spoon-like ventro-distal process of the clasper.

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