Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (14th Edition)

Published by Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
ISBN 10: 1305073959
ISBN 13: 978-1-30507-395-1

Chapter 40 - Self-Quiz - Page 720: 1


c. Malphigian tubules

Work Step by Step

In insects, nitrogen-rich wastes in the form of ammonia are changed into uric acid, which is then transported to the Malphigian tubules. From these structures, the uric acid is transferred to the gut to be excreted.
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