Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Maxillary Palp (or palpus; pl., maxillary palpi)

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1749
A one- to seven-jointed sensory appendage (pair of appendages) on the insect maxilla (Fig. 15).
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