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mx id: 536 | OBO id: HAO:0000621 | URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0000621
metapleuron
Defined (both definition and relationships must be met)
Definition:
The area of the metapectal-propodeal complex that is located laterally of the metadiscrimen.
written by: Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.

Relationships / properties:
The metapleuron is a area.
The metapleuron is part of the cuticle. The metapleuron is part of the metapectus.

Figures
Pimpla aequalis
Macroxyela ferruginea Say, 1824

Label usage (sensu)
metapleuron by Miko, I. 2009. -2019 Curator. Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology.
Comments and tags
alternative definition added almost 10 years ago by Istvan Miko
Pleuron of the metathorax, which usually is triangular or rectangular and unlike the mesopleuron is not normally subdivided.
  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.


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