Epidermal ultrastructure of Anoplodium stichopi (Plathelminthes, Dalyellioida), a flatworm endosymbiotic in Stichopus tremulus (Holothurioida)

@article{Jondelius2004EpidermalUO,
  title={Epidermal ultrastructure of Anoplodium stichopi (Plathelminthes, Dalyellioida), a flatworm endosymbiotic in Stichopus tremulus (Holothurioida)},
  author={U. Jondelius},
  journal={Zoomorphology},
  year={2004},
  volume={106},
  pages={254-259}
}
SummaryThe epidermal ultrastructure of Anoplodium stichopi Bock 1925 (Platyhelminthes, Dalyellioida, Umagillidae) was studied using transmission and scanning electron microscopy. The species lives in the perivisceral coelom of the aspidochirote holothurian Stichopus tremulus Gunnerus 1767. Two types of cells were observed in the epidermis of A. stichopi: ciliated cuboidal epithelial cells and nonciliated pear-shaped cells. The surface of the ciliated epidermal cells is folded into anastomosing… Expand

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