Pituitary of Chanos chanos (Forskal)

Tampi, P R S (1951) Pituitary of Chanos chanos (Forskal). Nature, 167. pp. 686-687.


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It is well established by previous workers that the glandular component of the pituitary in teleosts is derived from the ectoderm of the buccal cavity. Haller, Matthews, and Kerr have obsorved that the first appearance of the pituitary in all teleosts is as a solid ectodermal inpushing of the buccal epithelium, without any cellular differentiation, which extends below the brain and bocomes stalked.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pituitary; Chanos chanos; teleost
Subjects: Fish and Fisheries > Fish physiology
Demersal Fisheries > Milkfish
Aquaculture > Milkfish
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Biotechnology
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 21 Apr 2011 07:11
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:48
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/8297

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