hepatic caecum

a ventral evagination extending anteriorly in the mid-portion of the intestine in Amphioxi probably homologous with the liver of other chordates

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • hepatic caecum — См. hepatic cecum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • hepatic cecum — Pouchlike diverticulum generally connected with mesenteron, with liver function; also see hepatopancreas [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Cladocera): Digestive cecum [Stachowitsch, 1992]. (Order Cumacea): One of up to four pairs of relatively short,… …   Crustacea glossary

  • hepatic pouches — see caecum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Chordate — Chordata Temporal range: Early Cambrian – Recent, 540–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Пищеварительная система — обеспечивает усвоение организмом необходимых ему в качестве источника энергии, а также для обновления клеток и роста питательных веществ. Пищеварительный аппарат человека представлен пищеварительной трубкой, крупными железами пищеварительного… …   Атлас анатомии человека

  • Foramen — A natural opening. Although a foramen is usually through bone, it can be an opening through other types of tissue, as with the foramen ovale. * * * An aperture or perforation through a bone or a membranous structure. SYN: trema (1). [L. an… …   Medical dictionary

  • Cecum — For the genus of sea snails, see Caecum (genus). Not to be confused with sacrum. Cecum …   Wikipedia

  • Артерии туловища — …   Атлас анатомии человека

  • cecum — (Order Cladocera): Digestive cecum [Stachowitsch, 1992]. (Order Notostraca): One of two outpocketings of midgut. Elongate and extensively branched with carapace. Opens into digestive tract posterior to esophagus/midgut border. (Syn. midgut… …   Crustacea glossary

  • Colitis — Classification and external resources A micrograph demonstrating cryptitis, a microscopic correlate of colitis. H E stain. ICD 10 …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.