Definition of Podites
1. podite [n] - See also: podite
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Podites
Literary usage of Podites
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Studies in the Evolution of Animals by Emanuel Bonavia (1895)
"Originally the names were longer, all being podites, ... As the antennae of the Lobster are homologous with podites, it is a wonder that a hundred names had ..."
2. An Introduction to the Study of the Comparative Anatomy of Animals: A by Gilbert Charles Bourne, Arthur Bolles Lee (1902)
"... at first sight, any obvious resemblance to the foliaceous limbs of Apus, nor, except for the imperfectly jointed filaments of the exo- podites and ..."
3. A Manual of the Anatomy of Invertebrated Animals by Thomas Henry Huxley (1877)
"... their functions being performed by the endo- podites of some of the abdominal members, which are soft and vascular. The three anterior pairs of thoracic ..."
4. A Treatise on Comparative Embryology by Francis Maitland Balfour (1880)
"... same time as the endo- podites become functional. At the same time the antennae become profoundly modified. The anterior antennae shed their long hairs, ..."