Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Frenular Hook

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3887

A hook or fold into which the frenulum is fitted. This structure occurs in the males of some Lepidoptera.

 Wings of Insects

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