myocoel


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myocoel

the part of the coelomic cavity that exists within each muscle block or MYOTOME.
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Fine structure of the mesothelia and extracellular materials in the coelomic fluid of the fin boxes, myocoels and sclerocoels of a lancelet Branchiostoma floridae (Cephalochordata = Acrania).