mesorchium


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mesorchium

[me′zȯr·kē·əm]
(embryology)
The mesentery that supports the embryonic testis in vertebrates.
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refer to the presence of a mesorchium, fixing the testis to the abdomen dorsal wall, which was also observed by us.
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pulidoi, hence, it is not possible to report pigmentation of the mesorchium for this taxon (character g).
The testes are spherical or oval, white-yellowish in color, and are connected ventrally to the kidneys by the mesorchium.