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mx id: 1711 | OBO id: HAO:0000635 | URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0000635
mesocoxa synonyms: coxa mesothoracalis, coxa pedis medialis, median coxa, mid coxa, midcoxa, middle coxa, second coxa
Defined (both definition and relationships must be met)
Definition:
The coxa that is located on the mid leg.
written by: Deans, A. R. 2009. HAO curator..

Relationships / properties:
The mesocoxa is a coxa.
The mesocoxa is part of the leg. The mesocoxa is part of the mid leg. The mesocoxa is part of the multi-cellular organism.

Figures
Alobevania Kawada & Deans, 2008
Periclistus brandtii
Trichilogaster Mayr, 1905
Copyright ©Lars Krogmann
Entomacis notioxera Yoder, 2004
Copyright ©Matthew J. Yoder

Label usage (sensu)
mesocoxa by Bertone, M. A. 2009. HAO Curator..
mid coxa by Deans, A. R. 2009. HAO curator..
midcoxa by Bertone, M. A. 2009. HAO Curator..
second coxa by Smith, J. B. 1906. Explanation of terms used in Entomology. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society:154.
median coxa by Smith, J. B. 1906. Explanation of terms used in Entomology. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society:154.
mesocoxa by Taylor, L. H. 1918. The thoracic sclerites of Hemiptera and Heteroptera: with notes on the relationships indicates. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 11:225-250.
middle coxa by Crampton, G. C. 1926. A Phylogenetic Study of the Thoracic Sclerites of the Psychodoid Diptera, with Remarks on the Interrelationships of the Nematocera. Entomological News (Philadelphia) 2:33-39.
mid coxa by Richards, O. W. 1977. Hymenoptera Introduction and Key to Families (2nd ed). Handbooks for the identification of British Insects 6.
midcoxa by Masner, L., and J. L. García. 2002. The genera of Diapriinae (Hymenoptera: Diapriidae) in the new world. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 268:107-138.
coxa mesothoracalis by Zombori, L., and H. Steinmann. 1999. Dictionary of Insect Morphology. Handbuch der Zoologie 4:1-404.
coxa pedis medialis by Zombori, L., and H. Steinmann. 1999. Dictionary of Insect Morphology. Handbuch der Zoologie 4:1-404.
Comments and tags
alternative definition added about 10 years ago by Andy Deans
basal segment of mid leg
  Reference: Masner, L., and J. L. García. 2002. The genera of Diapriinae (Hymenoptera: Diapriidae) in the new world. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 268:107-138.
  Cross reference: None provided.


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