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mx id: 1067 | OBO id: HAO:0001563 | URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0001563
infrabuccal pouch
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Definition:
The pouch that is situated on the hypopharyngeal wall distally of the sitophore.
written by: Vilhelmsen, L., and I. Miko. 2010. Curators/Head..

Relationships / properties:
The infrabuccal pouch is a pouch.
The infrabuccal pouch is part of the conjunctiva. The infrabuccal pouch is part of the cuticle. The infrabuccal pouch is part of the hypopharyngeal wall.

Label usage (sensu)
infrabuccal pouch by Vilhelmsen, L. 1996. The preoral cavity of lower Hymenoptera (Insecta): comparative morphology and phylogenetic significance. Zoologica Scripta 25:143-170.
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alternative definition added over 9 years ago by Istvan Miko
The infrabuccal pouch is situated distal to the sitophore. It is variable in relative size and shape; the cuticle is usually thickened, but never strongly sclerotised.
  Reference: Vilhelmsen, L. 1996. The preoral cavity of lower Hymenoptera (Insecta): comparative morphology and phylogenetic significance. Zoologica Scripta 25:143-170.
  Cross reference: None provided.


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