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mx id: 1149 | OBO id: HAO:0000434 | URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0000434
intersegmental membrane
Defined (both definition and relationships must be met)
Definition:
The conjunctiva that connects two segments.
written by: Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.

Relationships / properties:
The intersegmental membrane is a conjunctiva.
The intersegmental membrane is part of the cuticle.

Label usage (sensu)
intersegmental membrane by Snodgrass, R. E. 1935. Principles of insect morphology. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York & London 667 pp.
Comments and tags
alternative definition added over 10 years ago by Istvan Miko
The flexible conjunctiva between two secondary segments; usually the nonsclerotized posterior part of a primary segment, but variable.
  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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