Gill ultrastructure and symbiotic bacteria in Codakia orbicularis (Bivalvia, Lucinidae)

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The cellular organization of the gill, which harbors symbiotic bacteria, is described in juveniles and adults of Codakia orbicularis, a large tropical Lucinidae. The ciliary zone is similar in every species of Lucinidae described and includes the large clear cell which has been previously described as an intermediary cell. The intermediary zone is composed… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00397934

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@article{Frenkiel2004GillUA, title={Gill ultrastructure and symbiotic bacteria in Codakia orbicularis (Bivalvia, Lucinidae)}, author={Leah Frenkiel and M. Mou{\"e}za}, journal={Zoomorphology}, year={2004}, volume={115}, pages={51-61} }