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mx id: 512 | OBO id: HAO:0000672 | URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0000672
eye margin synonyms: orbit
Defined (both definition and relationships must be met)
Definition:
The margin of the compound eye.
written by: Miko, I. 2009. -2014 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.

Relationships / properties:
The eye margin is a margin.
The eye margin is part of the integument. The eye margin is part of the sclerite.

Label usage (sensu)
eye margin by Miko, I. 2009. -2014 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
orbit by Goulet, H., and J. T. Huber. 1993. Hymenoptera of the World: An Identification Guide to Families. Research Branch, Agriculture Canada Publication 1894/E., Ottawa, ON 668 pp.
eye margin by Gibson , G. A. P., J. D. Read , and R. Fairchild. 1998. Chalcid wasps (Chalcidoidea): illustrated glossary of positional and morphological terms ..
orbit by Miko, I. 2009. -2014 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
Comments and tags
comment added almost 9 years ago by Matt Yoder
Does this refer to the cuticle surrounding the eye, or is this the space (a foramen?) where the compound eye resides?
  Reference: None provided.
  Cross reference: None provided.

comment added over 8 years ago by Andy Deans
Needs to be genus-differentia: The margin that is ___
  Reference: Deans, A. R. 2010. HAO curator..
  Cross reference: None provided.

alternative definition added about 9 years ago by Istvan Miko
One of four margins of a compound eye, the upper or dorsal margin, lower or ventral margin, inner or anterior margin, and outer or posterior margin; sometimes called the orbit.
  Reference: Gibson , G. A. P., J. D. Read , and R. Fairchild. 1998. Chalcid wasps (Chalcidoidea): illustrated glossary of positional and morphological terms ..
  Cross reference: None provided.

alternative definition added over 9 years ago by Istvan Miko
The narrow border around the eye.
  Reference: Goulet, H., and J. T. Huber. 1993. Hymenoptera of the World: An Identification Guide to Families. Research Branch, Agriculture Canada Publication 1894/E., Ottawa, ON 668 pp.
  Cross reference: None provided.

alternative definition added over 12 years ago by Andy Deans
eye margin
  Reference: Michener, C. D. 2000. The Bees of the World. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD, USA 913 pp.
  Cross reference: None provided.


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