Definition of coxopodite in English:
The segment nearest the body in the leg of an arthropod, especially a crustacean.
- Each maxillary appendage comprises a basal coxopodite with a ventral endite.
- The right coxopodite is acutely triangular in shape with the basal segment narrow and wholly lateral.
- The proximal articulation of the coxopodite with the body is indistinguishable.
Definition of coxopodite in:
- US English dictionary