Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Germarium

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1083

An area at the tip of the ovarioles (in females) or sperm follicles (in males) where egg or sperm formation is initiated.

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