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nidamental gland[¦nīd·ə¦ment·əl ′gland]
Any of various structures that secrete covering material for eggs or egg masses.
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The presence of a spermatophoric sac in males and the orange or pink color of the accessory nidamental gland
in females indicated the mature stage (Richard 1967; Riad 1993).
Besides indices, 1 of 3 maturity stages was assigned to the specimen collected in different seasons based on the color of accessory nidamental glands
and size of the gonads according to Lipinski (1979).