cystocyte

(from the article `circulation`) ...intermediate metabolism as well; and (4) hemocytes that are concerned with wound healing; the plasma of many insects does not coagulate, and ...
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cystocyte

The insect equivalent of a platelet (a blood cell which helps bring about blood clots). at a site of injury, these cells will break down into threads around which plasma can gel, stopping the flow of haemolymph (the arthropod equivalent of blood) from the site. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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