sense cone/peg (ARTHRO: Insecta) 1. A minute cone or peg, sensory in function. 2. Sense cone of Hayes, see nesium.
sense organ A simple or multicellular receptor organ, comprised of at least one sensory cell and accessory structures.
sensilla n.; pl. -ae [L. sensus, sense] see sensillum.
sensilla candelari (ARTHRO: Insecta) In the fulgorid Pyrops folded sensory plaque organs having numerous bipolar neurons arranged in groups; may have evolved from a cluster of basiconic sensilla.
sensilla circumfila (ARTHRO: Insecta) Thin-walled chemore-ceptors with pores on fine surface ridges of elaborately looped sensilla on the antennae of cecidomyids.
sensilla pouch (nemata) An expansion of the amphidial tube, containing the sensory elements of the sensilla situated posterior to the amphidial pouch; fusus amphidialis.
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