chloragen cells


chloragen cells
(SIPUNCULA)
Yellow-brown cells on the peritoneal surfaces, especially the intestine; see chloragogen cells.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • chloragogen cells — (ANNELIDA) Yellowish brown or greenish cells that surround the intestine of annelids that function in intermediary metabolism, similar to the role of the liver in vertebrates; also spelled chloragen, chloragogue, chlorogog …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology


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