cephalic ganglion


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cephalic ganglion

Any of the parasympathetic ganglia (otic, pterygopalatine, and submandibular) in the head.
See also: ganglion
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A particular finding in favor of a more advanced degree of evolution of the Onychophora is the presence of subsynaptic cisterns in some of the synaptic contacts observed in the cephalic ganglion of the animals.