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epipharyngeal lobe synonyms: epipharynx
Defined (both definition and relationships must be met)
Definition:
The lobe that is located distally on the epipharyngeal wall.
written by: Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.

Relationships / properties:
The epipharyngeal lobe is a lobe.
The epipharyngeal lobe is part of the cuticle. The epipharyngeal lobe is part of the epipharyngeal wall.

Label usage (sensu)
epipharyngeal lobe by Vilhelmsen, L. 2010. Curator..
epipharynx by Vilhelmsen, L. 1996. The preoral cavity of lower Hymenoptera (Insecta): comparative morphology and phylogenetic significance. Zoologica Scripta 25:143-170.
Comments and tags
alternative definition added over 13 years ago by Andy Deans
a median lobe sometimes present on the posterior (or ventral) surface of the labrum or clypeus
  Reference: Snodgrass, R. E. 1935. Principles of insect morphology. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York & London 667 pp.
  Cross reference: None provided.

alternative definition added over 10 years ago by Andy Deans
if the distal part of the epipharyngeal wall forms a distinct lobe, it is termed the epipharynx
  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.

alternative definition added over 9 years ago by Istvan Miko
The membranous lobe that is situated posterior to the labrum and is the distalmost part of the epipharyngeal wall.
  Reference: Vilhelmsen, L. 2010. Curator..
  Cross reference: None provided.

alternative definition added almost 8 years ago by Istvan Miko
The lobe that is situated posterior to the labrum and is the distalmost part of the epipharyngeal wall.
  Reference: Vilhelmsen, L. 2010. Curator..
  Cross reference: None provided.


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