eumelanin

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NAME:

  eumelanin


DEFINITON:

  The black pigment that gives non-neuronal pigment cells of the optic cup their characteristic color.


TERM CITATIONS:


TERM ID:

  PLANA:0002035


ABOUT THIS TERM:

eumelanin

  ↳is a cellular_component and independent continuant

  ↳existence overlaps juvenile, asexual adult, adult hermaphrodite, Stage 8 and Stage 7

  ↳existence starts during or after Stage 7

  ↳part of melanosome


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