- paracopulatory organ
(ARTHROPODA: Crustacea)In Isopoda, a specialized endopod of the pleopod utilized in copulation.
Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. A.R. Maggenti and S.L. Gardne. 2005.
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paracopulatory organ — Specialized endopod of pleopod in some Isopoda serving accessory function in copulation [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Specialized enpopod of pleopod in some isopods; used in copulation [McLaughlin, 1980] … Crustacea glossary