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mx id: 1723 | OBO id: HAO:0000352 | URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0000352
Defined (both definition and relationships must be met)
The area that is located anteriorly on a wing.
written by: Deans, A. R. 2009. HAO curator..

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Label usage (sensu)
forewing by Deans, A. R. 2009. HAO curator..
Comments and tags
comment added over 9 years ago by Matt Yoder
"By definition, and by analogy with 'forearm', the term 'forewing' refers to the front (or leading) part of a wing - any wing. On the other hand, the 'fore wing' means just that, the front wing, where there are more than one. The same goes for 'hindwing' vs 'hind wing'" - A. Polaszek
  Reference: None provided.
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comment added about 9 years ago by Istvan Miko
Has never been used in Hymenoptera morphology.
  Reference: Curators. 2010. Gibson, Vilhelmsen, Seltmann, Bertone, Yoder, Miko muscle working group..
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