Segmentation cavity



The fluid-filled cavity inside the early forms of embryo, e.g. of blastula.


The presence of this cavity indicates that the embryo is in blastula stage following morula. This cavity is important in the later gastrulation.


  • blastocoel
  • blastocyst cavity
  • cleavage cavity

See also: blastula

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified on 30 January 2010, at 00:03. This page has been accessed 584 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link