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Oenocytes : form and function. 1967. Philogène, B.J.R. Annales de la Société Entomologique du Québec 12(1): 3-13.

Year: 1967

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 15719

Language: English

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In spite of their having been recognized for about a century, oenocytes remains cells whose functions are little understood. This paper reviews our knowledge of the origin, morphology, location and functions of oenocytes as they have been described since their discovery by Fabre (1856).