A vessel down which passes a wave of muscular contraction, that forces the flow of haemolymphatic fluid. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
  • BSA:0000063
  • ANISEED:1235302
  • BSA:0000088
definition
  • A vessel down which passes a wave of muscular contraction, that forces the flow of haemolymphatic fluid.
has exact synonym
  • peristaltic heart
id
  • UBERON:0015227
present in taxon
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_7718
taxon notes
  • See http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20235196 for discussion of whether embryonic vertebrate heart is peristaltic