Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Fat Body

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3772
An aggregation of large cells in the body cavity that stores metabolites (Fig. 13) and is a center of intermediary metabolism.
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