Saefftigen's pouch

Saefftigen's pouch

[′zef·ti·gənz ‚pau̇ch]
(invertebrate zoology)
An elongated pouch inside the genital sheath in many acanthocephalans.
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Proboscis receptacle is double walled; lemnisci slightly unequal testes in the anterior trunk; four tubular cement glands; Saefftigen's pouch and cement glands elongated; bursa is well developed and muscular.
Saefftigen's pouch elongated 0.70-0.92 by 0.23-0.24.