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any small compartment

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We have investigated the response of chemoreceptor cells of the lateral antennule of the American lobster Homarus americanus to odor onset slopes generated by computer-controlled piston pumps (Millipore model 510).
Histology revealed chemodectomas characterized by extensive sheets of neoplastic chemoreceptor cells that were divided into various lobules by connective tissue; these were further subdivided into smaller nest-like structures by thin strands of fibrous septae.
Tentacles are important sense organs of gastropods, which contain tactile and chemoreceptor cells in abundance (Chase 1981, Chase & Croll 1981).
When hunting, the sea star relies on chemoreceptor cells in its arms to detect potential prey.
Carotid paraganglia are composed of chemoreceptor cells derived from the carotid primitive neural crest.
A final class of trigeminal fibers forms synaptic contacts with solitary chemoreceptor cells in the nasal cavity of mice (and perhaps other predators) (Zancanaro et al.
The chemoreceptor cells were sensitive to a broad-spectrum search stimulus and to either ammonium ion or taurine, in some cases at concentrations down to [10.