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pinacocyte ( ′pinəkō′sīt ) ( invertebrate zoology ) A flattened polygonal cell occurring in the dermal epithelium of sponges, and lining the exhalant.

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The fine structure of pinacocytes in the marine sponge Microciona
The nature and role of the basal pinacoderm of Corvomeyenia
Body structure of marine sponges
Sponge cell types
Pinacocytes – form pinacoderm- most tissue-like. • Thin, flat, cover exterior and make up the pores.
The contractile sponge epithelium sensu lato–body contraction of
pinacocyte hypothesis is often neglected, despite the fact that. Minchin provided an contracted and expanded pinacocytes in the calcareous sponge.

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Pinacocyte - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pinacocytes are flat cells found on the outermost layer of a sponge.
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Definition of pinacocyte – Our online dictionary has pinacocyte information from A Dictionary of Zoology dictionary. Encyclopedia.
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epidermis (pinacocyte) - the epidermis is the layer of cells that covers the outer surface of the The thin, flattened cells of the epidermis are called pinacocytes.
pinacocyte (biology) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Water enters very small pores found among the cells (pinacocytes), which line the outer surface of the sponge.
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