Mesepimeral suture see mesopleural suture

mesepimeron n.; pl. -mera [Gr. mesos, middle; epi, on; meros, part] (ARTHRO: Insecta) 1. The area of the meso-pleuron posterior to the mesopleural suture; the epimeron of the mesothorax. 2. In Odonata, the area between the humeral and first lateral suture.

mesepisternum n.; pl. -sterna [Gr. meros, middle; epi, on; sternum, chest] (ARTHRO: Insecta) 1. The area of the mesopleuron anterior to the mesopleural suture; sometimes divided into an upper mesanepisternum and a lower meskatepisternum; the episternum of the mesothorax. 2. In Diptera, horizontally divided into a large mesanepimeron but with a minute meskatepimeron below. 3. In Hymenop-tera Ichneumonidae, usually termed mesopleurum.

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