cardiopyloric valve
(Order Decapoda):
In digestive tract, valve-like structure between anterior cardiac stomach and posterior pyloric stomach [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Euphausiacea):
In digestive tract, valve-like structure between anterior cardiac stomach and posterior pyloric stomach [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • pyloric stomach — Posterior region of the decapod foregut [Brusca and Brusca, 2002]. (Order Decapoda): Posterior and smaller division of stomach; separated from large anterior cardiac stomach by cardiopyloric valve. Characterized by highly folded, setose walls… …   Crustacea glossary

  • cardiac stomach — Anterior region of the decapod foregut [Brusca and Brusca, 2002]. (Order Decapoda): Anterior and larger cuticle lined division of stomach; separated from smaller posterior pyloric stomach by cardiopyloric valve and characterized by variously… …   Crustacea glossary

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