Definition of Nervule

1. nervure [n -S] - See also: nervure

Lexicographical Neighbors of Nervule

nervous lobe
nervous lobe of hypophysis
nervous part of retina
nervous prostration
nervous strain
nervous system
nervous system physiology
nervous systems
nervous tissue
nervous tunic of eyeball
nervule (current term)
nervus abducens
nervus accessorius
nervus acusticus
nervus alveolaris inferior
nervus ampullaris anterior
nervus ampullaris lateralis
nervus ampullaris posterior
nervus antebrachii anterior
nervus antebrachii posterior
nervus articularis

Literary usage of Nervule

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1849)
"Third median nervule bent at nearly a right angle where the lower disco- cellular anastomoses with it. Anterior legs of the male slender, thinly clothed ..."

2. The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine by Nathaniel Lloyd and Company (1894)
"The outer nervule in the area discoidalis is placed on the upper branch of the first cubital fork on the base of the second fork, or a little removed from ..."

3. The Butterflies of the Eastern United States and Canada: With Special by Samuel Hubbard Scudder, William Morris Davis, Charles William Woodworth, Leland Ossian Howard, Charles Valentine Riley, Samuel Wendell Williston (1889)
"... the nervule; the outer border is sometimes faintly enlivened with scattered pale, ... the tail of the upper median nervule either very broad at base, ..."

4. The Cambridge Natural History by Arthur Everett Shipley, Sidney Frederic Harmer (1899)
"Hind wing with nervule 8 anastomosing shortly with ^ Fam. 26. ... Hind wing with nervule 8 rising ont of 7 Fam. 34. Arctiidae, see p. 408. 46. ..."

5. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1848)
"Costal nervule swollen at its origin, terminating beyond the middle of the anterior margin ; subcostal nervure rather slender, throwing off its first ..."

6. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1901)
"Starting at second subcostal nervule at a point one quarter distance from apex to base, is a jet-black line, running downwards parallel to hind margin, ..."

7. The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation by James William Tutt, Malcolm Burr (1890)
"2) is one of the lower Nymphalid tribes ; it has the cubitus blotch, an abortive anal nervule, and a modified sub-costal radius connection. ..."

8. Psyche by Cambridge Entomological Club (1893)
"Furthermore the hyaline spots of the apical region are much larger and the upper triangular spot is bisected by the first subcostal nervule, so that bv ..."

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