Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Mycetome

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_4744

In various invertebrate animals, the structure or organ which houses symbiotes; the cells making up the mycetome and containing the symbiotes are known as mycetocytes.

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