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Dorsal Aorta
Location:
System:Respiritory
Function:Carries oxygenated blood from left ventricle to caudal area
Genital Papilla
Location: Ventral to the Tail/Anus
System: Reproductive, Urinary
Function: To direct urine------what else?
Large Intestine
Location: Inside the center of ventral side, smaller than small intestine. System: Digestive Function: Reclaims water at the end of digestion
Liver
Location: Anterior to the large/small intestines
System:Digestive
Function:production of bile (to emulsify fat), detoxification of substances in the blood, production of blood proteins, destruction of old red blood cells, storage of glycogen and production of urea
Pericardium
Location:
System:
Function:
Peritoneum
Location: The layer between the skin and the large/small intestines, liver, etc.
System:
Function: encloses and protects organs
Scrotal sac/ Scrotum
Location: Posterior and dorsal to the back set of legs. System: Reproductive Function: To hold testes which hold sperm...maintains the temperature of the testes at a slighter lower temperature
Small intestine
Location: Posterior to the large intestine, much larger System: Digestive
Function: Helps in the digestion of food and absorbtion of nutrients.
Umbilical Cord
Location: Center of the Ventral side of the body, sticking out
System: ??????
Function:Carries nutrient and oxygen-rich blood to the fetus and removes metabolic waste products
Umbilical vein
Location: Above the large intestine, we cut it in half, a string is attatched to it
System:
Function: it carries oxygen rich blood and nutrients to the fetus
urogenital opening femaile (papilla)
Location: Ventral to the Tail
System: Reproductive/Urinary
Function: To excrete urine, reproductive purposes
Urogenital opening male
Location: Posterior to the umbilical cord
System: Urinary, Reproductive
Function: Used in excreting urine, reproduction
Anterior
Towards the snout
Posterior
Towards the tail
Ventral
Underside (Towards the Belly)