Frons



[fronz] /frɒnz/

noun, plural frontes
[fron-teez] /ˈfrɒn tiz/ (Show IPA)
1.
the upper anterior portion of the head of an insect, above or behind the clypeus.
/frɒnz/
noun (pl) frontes (ˈfrɒntiːz)
1.
an anterior cuticular plate on the head of some insects, in front of the clypeus

frons (frŏnz)
n. pl. fron·tes (frŏn’tēz)
Forehead.

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