slit pores


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slit pores

the intercellular clefts between the interdigitating pedicels of podocytes; they are part of the filtration barrier of renal corpuscles.
Synonym(s): filtration slits
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miniatus in addition to the large pore over the eye and the lateral slit pore on the tip of the snout present in both species; 2) Apogonichthyoides miniatus has a greater posterior expansion of supertemporal canal branches closer to the origin of the first dorsal spine than in A umbratilis.