Sentence Examples with the word Ligula

The more generalized Hymenoptera have the second maxillae but slightly modified, their inner lobes being fused to form a ligula (fig.

E, First maxilla; a, cardo; b, stipes; c, galea; d, lacinia; e, palp. B, Second maxillae (Labium); a, mentum; b, ligula (between the two galeae); c, c, palps.