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Statoconial membrane

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statoconial membrane

A gelatinous membrane supported by the hairs of the hair cells of the maculae of the saccule and utriculus of the inner ear; adhering to the surface are numerous crystalline particles called statoconia.

Synonym: membrana statoconiorum, otolithic membrane.