- a type of long, narrow, flagellated cell that functions in excretion of nitrogenous wastes and occurs in a variety of organisms, including certain annelids and mollusks.
Origin of solenocyte
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They appear distinctly to belong to the category of flame-cells, and resemble solenocytes more than anything else.The Origin of Vertebrates
Walter Holbrook Gaskell