haemoxanthine
n. [Gr. haima, blood; xanthos, yellow]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
An albuminoid protein in the hemolymph, providing oxygen and nutritive materials.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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