New microvillous cells with possible sensory function on the skin of sharks

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dc.contributor.author Peach, MB
dc.date.accessioned 2009-12-21T02:30:11Z
dc.date.issued 2005-01
dc.identifier.citation Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology, 2005, 38 (4), pp. 275 - 279
dc.identifier.issn 1023-6244
dc.identifier.other C1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/3782
dc.description.abstract Little is know about the skin surface of elasmobranchs (sharks and rays), compared to the morphology of the overlying placoid scales. Int his article the discovery of cells with numerous apical microvilli on the skin of sharks is reported. As the morphology of these cells is similar to various other sensory receptors, including solitary chemosensory cells in other fishes, it seems likely that they have a sensory function.
dc.publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
dc.relation.isbasedon 10.1080/10236240500482416
dc.title New microvillous cells with possible sensory function on the skin of sharks
dc.type Journal Article
dc.parent Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology
dc.journal.volume 4
dc.journal.volume 38
dc.journal.number 4 en_US
dc.publocation Oxford, UK en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 275 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 279 en_US
dc.cauo.name SCI.Faculty of Science en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 0602 Ecology
dc.personcode 030514
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Ecology en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.description.keywords sensory, elasmobranch, shark, fish, chemosensory en_US
pubs.embargo.period Not known
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Science
utslib.copyright.status Closed Access
utslib.copyright.date 2015-04-15 12:17:09.805752+10
utslib.collection.history Closed (ID: 3)


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