oviducal diverticulum
(Class Ostracoda):
In female reproductive system, relatively large outpocketing of each oviduct near its point of origin at ovary [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • diverticulum — (Order Anostraca): Midgut diverticulum [Stachowitsch, 1992]. (Class Cephalocarida): One of two simple glandular outpocketings of digestive tract; located in head and opening into anterior region of midgut [Stachowitsch, 1992]. (Order Leptostraca) …   Crustacea glossary

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