Sternannum see basisternum

sternapophysis n. [Gr. sternon, chest; apo-, separate; phy-sein, to grow] (ARTHRO: Chelicerata) In Acari, protuberance (single, paired or three) in the sternal region of leg I.

sternaulus n.; pl. -li, -lices [Gr. sternon, chest; aulos, tube] (ARTHRO: Insecta) In ichneumonid Hymenoptera, a horizontal groove on the lower edge of the mesopleurum from the prepectal carina backwards, sometimes reaching the base of the middle coxa; the dividing line between the mesosternum and mesopleurum.

sternellum n. [Gr. dim. sternon, chest] (ARTHRO: Insecta) A part of the eusternum posterior to the sternacostal suture. sternellar a.

sternite n. [Gr. sternon, chest] (ARTHRO) The main ventral sclerite of a somite.

sternopleural bristles (ARTHRO: Insecta) In Diptera, bristles on the sternopleuron.

sternopleurite n. [Gr. sternon, chest; pleuron, side] (ARTHRO: Insecta) The ventral sclerite of the thoracic pleuron that articulates with the coxa and becomes fused with the sternum; a sternopleuron.

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