Locomotion and neuromuscular system of Aglantha digitale

  title={Locomotion and neuromuscular system of Aglantha digitale},
  author={Dr. C. L. Singla},
  journal={Cell and Tissue Research},
Aglantha digitale swims in two ways: a slow rhythmical swim typical of hydromedusae in general and a sudden rapid movement that appears to be an escape response. The swimming musculature is an extremely well developed striated circular muscle layer that possesses a sarcoplasmic reticulum. The nervous system of this species can be divided into three units: an inner nerve ring and an outer nerve ring, which are joined by unusually large transmesogleal pathways, a group of giant axons that extends… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 148 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

3 Figures & Tables



Citations per Year

148 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 148 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.