[bahy-pek-tuh-neyt or bahy-pek-tuh-ney-tid]
- having both margins toothed like a comb, as the antennae of certain moths.
Origin of bipectinate
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Bipectinate: antennae having comb-like teeth or processes on Beach side of each joint.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology
John. B. Smith
Bipectinate with the branches on each side alternately long and short.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. IV (of 4)
Spire of shell much reduced; two bipectinate ctenidia, the right being the smaller; no operculum.