Sentence Examples with the word Prosternum

In the thorax the pronotum and prosternum are closely associated with the mesothorax, but the pleura of the prothorax are usually shifted far forwards, so that the forelegs are inserted just behind the head.

Proboscis free, not supported from below by either the prosternum or the basal segments of the appendages of the 2nd pair.

Sternal area broad, with prosternal, two mesosternal, and metasternal plates, the prosternum projecting forwards beneath the coxae of the 2nd pair of appendages.

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Sternal elements of prosoma almost entirely absent, traces of a prosternum and metasternum alone remaining.