Bent at a sharp angle.
- The corpus profile is weakly concavoconvex and there are short trails, the dorsal being strongly geniculate.
- Further, the blood flow was of benefit to the knee through the geniculate arteries.
- This species differs from B. variabilis in the absence of a strongly recurved element with a flaring base and the lack of a geniculate element in the apparatus.
Mid 17th century: from Latin geniculatus, from geniculum 'small knee, joint (of a plant)'.
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