Morphology of neurones associated with the antennal heart of Periplaneta americana (Blattodea, Insecta)

@article{Pass2004MorphologyON,
  title={Morphology of neurones associated with the antennal heart of Periplaneta americana (Blattodea, Insecta)},
  author={G{\"u}nther Pass and Hans Agricola and Heiner Birkenbeil and Heinz Penzlin},
  journal={Cell and Tissue Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={253},
  pages={319-326}
}
SummaryInnervation of the antennal heart, an independent accessory circulatory motor in the head of insects, was investigated in the cockroach Periplaneta americana by use of axonal cobalt filling and transmission electron microscopy. The muscles associated with this organ are innervated by neurones located in a part of the suboesophageal ganglion, generally considered to be formed by the mandibular neuromere. Dorsal unpaired median (DUM) and paired contralateral neurones were stained. The… 
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