circumoral connective
(Order Stomatopoda):
One of two long strands of nerve tissue surrounding anterior section of digestive tract and joining supraesophageal ganglion to postoral ganglion. (Syn. esophageal connective) [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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