dorsal cecum

dorsal cecum
(Order Mysida):
Typically unpaired dorsal outpocketing of digestive tract at border of pyloric stomach and midgut. (paired, unpaired) (see also lateral cecum). (Syn. dorsal diverticulum) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Euphausiacea):
One of two small dorsal outpocketings of digestive tract at border of pyloric stomach and midgut. See: hepatic gland [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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