- Articulating plate attached mesially on eyestalks (some Anomura, Stomatopoda) [Poore, 2004].Scale-like structure located on basal segment of eyestalk (Fig. 3A) [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997].(Order Stomatopoda):One of two small, dorsally directed projections of last plate (postocular plate) of acron [Stachowitsch, 1992].(Order Leptostraca):Scale- or spine-shaped structure projecting from base of each eye-stalk (ocular peduncle); tip may cover ocular peduncle dorsally. (Syn. basal scale) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2011.
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