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  • E, Ventral edge of proboscis.
  • C antero-posterior direction, its ventral lobe usually concealing the mouth.
  • The collarcavity (b.c. 2 ) is paired, although its ventral mesentery is not complete.
  • The ventral and lateral parts of the anterior margin of the collar constitute the so-called operculum (op.), a structure which not only acts as a lower lip, but must be important in separating the food-current produced by the cilia of the tentacles from the external apertures of the collar-canals and gill-slits.
  • 3, d.mes.) and ventral mesenteries, the latter following the outer curvature of the loop of the alimentary canal.

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