Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Physiologie

lumen

The passage or cavity of a tubular organ, or simply the space occupied by the membrane of a cell. Often applied more generally to mean an opening or "window."

Literatur

Barlow, George W.. 2002. "The Cichlid Fishes (Nature's Grand Experiment in Evolution)". Perseus Publishing. pp. 352 pp. ISBN: 9780738203768 (crc03927) (Kurzfassung)

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