Exopodite vs Uropod - What's the difference?

exopodite | uropod |

Exopodite is a see also of uropod.


As nouns the difference between exopodite and uropod

is that exopodite is (zoology) the external part of the uropod while uropod is (anatomy) either of the two posterior abdominal appendages of the lobster, shrimp and some other crustaceans.

exopodite

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (zoology) The external part of the uropod.
  • uropod

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (anatomy) either of the two posterior abdominal appendages of the lobster, shrimp and some other crustaceans
  • (immunology) the hind part of polarized leukocytes, mostly involved in cell-to-cell interaction, cell activation and apoptosis
  • See also

    *endopodite *exopodite *telson