Cilia in Nematode Sensory Organs

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Science  22 Apr 1966:
Vol. 152, Issue 3721, pp. 515-516
DOI: 10.1126/science.152.3721.515


Electron microscopic studies revealed thle presenlce of true cilia in nerve processes connected with sensory organs of a nemnatodes. These structures are important in evaluating the relation between nematodes and the other aschelminths, from which they were separated partially on the basis of the supposed total absence of cilia.