Pleurepimere see epimere

pleurergate n. [Gr. pleuron, side; ergate, worker] (ARTHRO: Insecta) In Formicidae, a worker capable of ingesting liquid food into its gaster until it becomes a spherical sac.

pleurite n. [Gr. pleuron, side; -ites, nature of] (ARTHRO) A lateral sclerite of a somite; for crustaceans see epimere.

pleurobranch n. [Gr. pleuron, side; branchia, gills] (ARTHRO: Crustacea) In Decapoda, a gill attached directly to the body wall; pleurobranchia.

pleurolophocercous cercaria (PLATY: Trematoda) A gymno-cephalous type cercaria with a pair of fin folds; parapleu-rolophocercous cercaria.

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