corneagen cells

corneagen cells
The epidermal cells that produce the cornea, and later produce the corneal pigment cells.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • corneagen layer — That part of the epidermis extending beneath the cornea, normally consisting of two cells in each ommatidium; when absent, the cornea is secreted by the crystalline cone cells; see cornea …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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