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ganglion cells
nerve cells that have their cell bodies outside of the central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord). Auditory ganglion cells carry sound information from the inner hair cells to the auditory nerve.s
gas gland
a modification of the inner lining of the bladder, which works with the rete mirabile to force gases into the bladder
Carassius auratus auratus
goliath grouper
Epinephelus itajara
gray triggerfish
Balistes capriscu
gray whale
Eschrichitus robustus
great white shark
Carcharodon carcharias
green sea turtle
Chelonia mydas
green sea turtle
chelonia mydas
grey seal
Halichoerus grypus
gross tonnage
a measure of the cargo carrying capacity or the volume of a ship.
Gobio gobio