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The species remarkably lacks a pericardium and a heart (Evans, 1953). The cerata, fingerlike dorsal appendages, pulsate on alternating sides of the body to circulate body fluids (Marcus, 1972).


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© Krug, Patrick

Source: Cataloging Diversity in the Sacoglossa

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