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mx id: 1144 | OBO id: HAO:0000951 | URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0000951
spur
Defined (both definition and relationships must be met)
Definition:
The process that is surrounded by conjunctiva and evaginated and that is basally sclerotized.
written by: Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.

Relationships / properties:
The spur is a process.
The spur is part of the cuticle. The spur is part of the sclerite.

Label usage (sensu)
spur by Richards, G. A., and P. A. Richards. 1979. The cuticular protuberances of insects. International Journal of Insect Morphology and Embryology 8:143-157.
spur by Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
Comments and tags
alternative definition added over 10 years ago by Istvan Miko
A movable spin-like process.
  Reference: Snodgrass, R. E. 1935. Principles of insect morphology. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York & London 667 pp.
  Cross reference: None provided.


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