The body of the earthworm is segmented which looks like many little rings joined
or ... The digestive system consists of the pharynx, the esophagus, the crop, the ...
The earthworm's crop is responsible for storing food after it has passed through
the esophagus, which possesses calciferous glands that release calcium ...
Apr 25, 2010 ... An earthworm's digestive system consists of a mouth,a pharynx, an esophagus, a
crop, a gizzard and an intestine. 1. mouth The first section of ...
Gizzard: pocket used as the stomach of an earthworm. Dorsal blood vessel:
blood vessel situated in the rear part of an earthworm. Crop: bulge of the
From the pharynx, the food passes through the esophagus, and into the crop,
which ... Without this crescent-shape, the earthworm intestine would be much
The esophagus, in segments 6–13, acts as a passageway between the pharynx
and the crop. The crop stores food temporarily. The mixture that the earthworm ...
How-To-Do-It. The Use of an Isolated Earthworm. Crop-Gizzard Preparation as a
Model for. Teaching Smooth Muscle Physiology. Kevin G. Krajniak Ryan W.
This publication provides basic information on earthworm ecology, the effects of
... The degree of importance of earthworms in maintaining soil and crop ...
The cerebral ganglion, located at the front of the worm, serves as the brain. This
nerve bundle ... Worms and birds both use their crop as a food storage chamber.
Hearing: Earthworms have no ears, but their bodies can sense the vibrations of
animals ... The intestine extends over two-thirds of the worm's body length. In the