Microvascular architecture of the lingual papillae in the Japanese monkey (Macaca fuscata fuscata).

@article{Nakamura1992MicrovascularAO,
  title={Microvascular architecture of the lingual papillae in the Japanese monkey (Macaca fuscata fuscata).},
  author={Masaichi Nakamura and Shohei Okada},
  journal={Okajimas folia anatomica Japonica},
  year={1992},
  volume={69 4},
  pages={183-97}
}
The microvascular architecture of all kinds of lingual papillae in the Japanese monkey was investigated on plastic corrosion casts and epithelium-separated specimens under a scanning electron microscope. Three kinds of the filiform papillae were observed; the circularly-arranged papillae with a small papilla in the center on the lingual apex, a simple large conical papilla with a bilateral pair of spines on the lingual body and the aggregated filiform papillae on the top of an epithelial… CONTINUE READING