Definitions for "Flagellum"
A young, flexible shoot of a plant; esp., the long trailing branch of a vine, or a slender branch in certain mosses.
A long, whiplike cilium. See Flagellata.
An appendage of the reproductive apparatus of the snail.
The long, tapering distal part of either the antennula or antenna, generally made of many annuli.
The antenna beyond the pedicel, which in chalcids consists of 1-12 flagellar segments or flagellomeres and often is differentiated into three regions, the anellus, funicle and clava. [drawing
The third section of the antenna of Hymenoptera, comprising the third to end segments, which resemble one another in size and shape and are different from the first two segments (see Scape and Pedicel).
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Keywords:  bacillus, poles, arising, hair, sides
a hair-like process arising from the poles or sides of the bacillus