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Vertical-lateral Margin

The vertical-lateral margin runs vertically between the junction of the antero-lateral margin and the postero-lateral margins on the dorsal surface of the carapace to the ventral margin at the bottom edge of the carapace.

Illustration of the vertical-lateral margin of the carapace from a side view. Figure modified from Crane (1975). image
Illustration of the vertical-lateral margin of the carapace from a side view. Figure modified from Crane (1975).