Origin of tergum
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The spur probably answers to the basal point of the usually sub-rhomboidal tergum in Pollicipes and Scalpellum.
The scutum and tergum, with the few exceptions above stated, are articulated together at a large or open angle.
In some species of Pyrgoma, the tergum is of so irregular a shape as to defy description.
Scutum and tergum articulated together, or overlapping each other; each branchia composed of a single plicated fold.
The Tergum is broad, forming (the spur being excepted) an almost equilateral triangle.