midgut diverticulum
(Order Cladocera):
Digestive cecum [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Notostraca):
Cecum [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Anostraca):
One of two short outpocketings of midgut. Located in head and opening into digestive tract posterior to esophagus/midgut border. (Syn. cecum) [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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