- hepatic caeca
- Pouch-like diverticula generally connected with mesenteron, serving functions of liver [Moore and McCormick, 1969].See: hepatic cecum [McLaughlin, 1980].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2011.
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