Food and Digestive Organs of Lamellibranchs

  title={Food and Digestive Organs of Lamellibranchs},
  author={K. Mansour},
IN his comment on my note in Nature1, Prof. Yonge2 raised the following points: (1) that histological evidence for the secreting function of the digestive diverticula is lacking; (2) that the passage of the chlorophyll colouring matter from the blood into the lumen of the gut through the cells of the digestive diverticula is merely the passage of the indigestible residue after intracellular digestion; (3) that extracellular protease and the style cannot co-exist; (4) that extracellular protease… Expand
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