Sentence Examples


  • 3, 4) the interior of the dorsal valve is variously furrowed to receive the lophophore folded in two or more lobes.
  • Its two lips fusing together at the corners of the mouth are prolonged into the socalled arms. These arms, which together form the lophophore, TV.
  • The great arm-sinus of each side of the lophophore lies beneath the fold or lip which together with the tentacles forms the ciliated groove in which the mouth opens.
  • The small arm-sinus runs along the arms of the lophophore at the base of the tentacles, and gives off a blind diverticulum into each of these.
  • - Diagrammatic section through an arm of the lophophore of Crania.

How would you define lophophore? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus

Also Mentioned In