Jugular sclerites see cervical sclerite

jugulum n. [L. jugulum, collar bone, throat] (ARTHRO: Insecta) 1. The median ventral plate of the head. see gula. 2. The jugum of the wing.

jugum n.; pl. -ga [L. jugum, yoke] 1. (BRACHIO) The medial connection of the secondary shell between 2 primary lamellae of the spiralia. 2. (ARTHRO: Insecta) a. In Lepidoptera, a lobe-like process at the base of the fore wings, overlapping the hind wings. b. Two lateral lobes on the head of certain Heteroptera, bordering the tylus. 3. (MOLL: Polyplacophora) Longitudinal ridge of some intermediate chiton valves that may be sharp or rounded.

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