[R] Segment of the insect leg between femur andtarsus. Situated between the genu and tarsus in mites.
* Insect leg (INRA)
a: trochantin; b: coxa; c: trochanter; d: femur; e: tibia; f: tarsus.
(after the mid leg of an Orthopterous insect).
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