cervical gland
1. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
The dorso-lateral glands of the larvae of primitive sawflies located between the head and thorax.
2. (NEMATA)
The excretory gland.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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