antennular artery
(Order Decapoda):
Artery [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • artery — (Order Decapoda): One of numerous blood vessels originating from aorta or directly from heart. According to position or body region/appendages supplied, one may distinguish, among others, antennal, antennular, hepatic, lateral cephalic,… …   Crustacea glossary

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