receptaculum seminis

receptaculum seminis

(1) Seminal vesicle (see there); vesicula seminis [NA6].
(2) Spermatheca, see there.

receptaculum seminis

a sac-like structure present in some female or hermaphrodite invertebrate animals in which sperm, previously transferred from a male, is stored.
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Los huevos son transparentes y ovales, descienden dentro del utero y son fertilizados por el esperma localizado en el receptaculum seminis que esta ubicado entre el ovario y utero y dirigiendose hacia el centro del utero (Fig.
17), receptaculum seminis is very small, post-ovarian, vitellaria transversely arranged consisting of seven long unequal tubues, uterus slightly entering into tail, anteriorly reaching to hermaphroditic duct.