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8 Cards in this Set

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Of what three parts of the bony labyrinth, located in the temporal bone, contain receptors for equilibrium?
Semicircular canals
What part of the bony labyrinth contains receptors for hearing?
What two sacs are found in the vestibule?
saccule and utricle
Where is the ampulla located on a semicircular canal?
on the bottom
These structures, which lie inside the bony semicircular canals, and communicate with the utricle of the vestibule are called:
membranous circular ducts
The channel that ends at the oval window
scala vestibuli
The channel that ends at the round window
scala timpani
This organ is a coiled sheet of epithelial cells, and consists of supporting cells and hair cells -- the receptors for hearing.
Spiral organ