Words nearby epipharynx
Examples from the Web for epipharynx
When the flea is feeding, the epipharynx and mandibles are thrust into the skin of the victim, the labium serving as a guide.
Behind the labrum arises a process—the epipharynx—which in some blood-sucking insects becomes a formidable piercing-organ.
The piercing proboscis consists of three long needle-like organs, the epipharynx and mandibles, and a lower lip or labium.