Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Granulocyte

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1153

A type of hemocyte that is important in encapsulation of foreign objects found in the hemolymph.

 Hemocytes of Insects: their Morphology and Function

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