Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

vertex, vertices

Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
No Taxon (Glossary)
No Taxon (V)
No Taxon vertex, vertices
Explanation of Names
From Latin verto, to turn.
Identification
vertex, plural vertices noun - the upper flattened portion of the head, upon which typically the ocelli are situated (if present).
See Also
vertex