mural spine (BRYO: Stenolaemata) A small skeletal spine extending into the zooidal chamber.
mural tooth (NEMATA) A tooth attached to, or derived from the stomatal wall.
muricate a. [L. murex, a pointed stone] Formed with sharp elevated points; covered with sharp points.
muscidiform larva (ARTHRO: Insecta) Like a Diptera larva; sub-cylindrical larva with the cephalic-end pointed and the caudal-end broad.
muscle n. [L. musculus, muscle] Tissue made up of specialized cells for the production of motion by contraction; a sheet, bundle, or mass of such tissue.
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