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labipalpus (s) (noun), labipalpi (pl)
One of the labial or surface areas next to lips or a feeler; especially, one of the jointed sense organs attached to the mouth organs of insects: Dragonfly nymphs catch prey with their extensible labipalpi located in their lower jaws, which are lined with spines and hooks and they hunt small insects, mosquito larvae, and small crustaceans and capture them with their labipalpi or labia.
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