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Clitellum

clitellum

It is the band of glandular tissue in earthworm that secretes a viscid sac in which the eggs are deposited. Once the eggs have been deposited in the sac, the clitellum slides off of the earthworms (annelid's) body.

also called cingulum


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... know some of these answers...i jus did a unit on this stuff...but im not too smart.. 1)male and female organs 2)skin 3)setea 4)Plow..(mabye) 5)clitellum(perhaps) 6)breath 7)?? 8)??? 9)nematoda womsn...ithink...? 10)??? i probably wasnt that much help...bu ti gave it a shot

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by FrozenReality
Mon Jan 08, 2007 2:38 am
 
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