Deirids(Cervical papillae):

This post was written by ali on January 8, 2009
Posted Under: Glossary

A  pair of sensory organs found laterally in the cervical region and usually protruding above the surface of the cuticle(Anderson 1974)(e.g. Streptocara spp(Deirids have usually various number of teeth in this genus that is important in taxonomy))

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