organ of Bojanus

organ of Bo·ja·nus \-bōˈyänəs\

Definition of organ of Bojanus

  1. :  one of a pair of nephridial excretory organs of bivalve mollusks situated on each side of the body just below the pericardium

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Origin and Etymology of organ of bojanus

after Ludwig H. Bojanus †1827 German anatomist

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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