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Synonyms for aliform

having or resembling wings

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Adult tubiculous chaetopterids feed by filtering through mucous bags manipulated by the aliform notopodia and cilia of the middorsal food groove (MacGinitie, 1939), and chaetopterid larvae are known to produce mucus (Nozais et al., 1997).
Nicol (1952) also found that photogenic glands on the aliform notopodia give off a luminescent secretion suspended in mucus that is dispersed in the surrounding water.
Parenchyma is reported to be vasicentric, aliform to confluent, and aliform of the lozenge type in these species (Melandri & Espinoza de Pernia 2009).
The identity of the posterior mesotroch with the aliform notopodia of setiger B1 can be inferred from Hox gene expression patterns (Irvine, 1998; Irvine and Martindale, 1999b).
Axial parenchyma vasicentric, aliform to confluent, aliform parenchyma of the lozenge type.
Paratracheal parenchyma distribution: 0 = absent; 1 = scanty; 2 = vasicentric; 3 = aliform to confluent
Axial parenchyma is vasicentric and aliform and it is composed by 3 to 5 cells per strand.
Parenchyma is unilateral paratracheal, with aliform to confluent patterns.
Aliform and confluent containing many starch grains in the periphery that are substituted by black and turquoise polyphenol deposits toward the centre.