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canthus

Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
No Taxon (Glossary)
No Taxon (C)
No Taxon canthus
Explanation of Names
From Greek, canthus the corner of the eye.
Identification
canthus noun, plural canthi - a horny process, seen in some groups, for instance, Coleoptera (beetles), originating at the clypeus, either completely or partially dividing the eyes.

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See Also
Print References
Gordh, A Dictionary of Entomology, p. 161 (1)
Works Cited
1.A Dictionary of Entomology
George Gordh, David H. Headrick. 2003. CABI Publishing.