meaning of Calamistrum

Calamistrum meaning in General Dictionary

A comblike construction on the metatarsus of this hind feet of particular spiders Ciniflonidaelig regularly curl specific fibers into the building of these webs

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  • A comblike structure regarding metatarsus of this hind feet of specific spiders (Ciniflonidae), familiar with curl particular materials in the construction of these webs.

Sentence Examples with the word Calamistrum

By means of the calamistrum the silk secreted by the cribellum is teased into a fine thread which is twisted round the main threads of the web, giving it a very characteristic woolly or flocculent appearance.

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