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mx id: 583 | OBO id: HAO:0001005 | URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0001005
tergite
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Definition:
The sclerite that is located on the tergum.
written by: Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.

Relationships / properties:
The tergite is a sclerite.
The tergite is part of the cuticle. The tergite is part of the tergum.

Label usage (sensu)
tergite by Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
Comments and tags
alternative definition added over 9 years ago by Istvan Miko
A dorsal sclerite of any segment of the thorax or abdomen when it consists of a single sclerite, often used synonymously with tergum (see also notum).
  Reference: Gibson , G. A. P., J. D. Read , and R. Fairchild. 1998. Chalcid wasps (Chalcidoidea): illustrated glossary of positional and morphological terms ..
  Cross reference: None provided.

alternative definition added over 10 years ago by Istvan Miko
A sclerotized subdivision of a tergum bounded by grooves, or membranous lines or areas (see also laterotergite, tergum).
  Reference: Goulet, H., and J. T. Huber. 1993. Hymenoptera of the World: An Identification Guide to Families. Research Branch, Agriculture Canada Publication 1894/E., Ottawa, ON 668 pp.
  Cross reference: None provided.

alternative definition added almost 9 years ago by Matthew Bertone
The sclerite that is located on the dorsum.
  Reference: Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
  Cross reference: None provided.


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