Copulatory bursa(Bursa copulatrix):

This post was written by ali on January 8, 2009
Posted Under: Glossary

Modified caudal ala  or alae found in males of some nematodes ,may be circular or oval ,often divided into two symmetrical or asymmetrical lateral lobes, separated by a dorsal lobe and supported by rays or papillae(Anderson 1974)

Copulatory bursa also exists in male Acanthocephalans

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