mycetangium


mycetangium
n. [Gr. mykes, fungus; angeion, vessel]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
The fungus-storing organs of Platypodinae, a sac-like invagination of the epidermis at the posterior part of the prothorax.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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