Last modified on 19 May 2013, at 20:55
Latin lamella (“thin plate”) + -form
lamelliform (not comparable)
- Thin and flat; lamellar.
- 1906, John. B. Smith, Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology:
- Rectal tracheal gills: lamelliform structures in the rectum of the nymphs of some Odonata, supplied with trachea and tracheoles and serving as respiratory organs.