Sperm Structure of Rhopalura littoralis (Orthonectida)

We present here a description of the spermatozoon of Rhopalura littoralis, the first fine-structural study of an orthonectid sperm. The spermatozoon contains a slightly elongate nucleus and two centrioles orientated along the longitudinal axis of the sperm. The proximal centriole bears one rootlet....

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Published in:Invertebrate Biology, Vol. 121, No. 2 (2002), p. 91-94
Main Author: Slyusarev, George S.
Other Involved Persons: Ferraguti, Marco
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1744-7410
Item Description:Copyright: Copyright 2002 American Microscopical Society, Inc.
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
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