circumpharyngeal connective

circumpharyngeal connective

[¦sər·kəm·fə′rin·jē·əl kə′nek·tiv]
(invertebrate zoology)
One of a pair of nerve strands passing around the esophagus in annelids and anthropods, connecting the brain and subesophageal ganglia.
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