Definition of palpiger in English:

palpiger

Pronunciation /ˈpalpɪdʒə/

noun

Entomology
  • A part of an insect which bears a palp, specifically the sclerite bearing a labial palp.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Edward Newman (1801–1876), naturalist. From post-classical Latin palpus palp + -ger carrying, carrier.