Cerebroid


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Cer´e`broid


a.1.Resembling, or analogous to, the cerebrum or brain.
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Significantly deformed ooids are of tectonic origin and cerebroid ooids are common in evaporitic settings (e.g.
In the amphipod Gammarus insensibilis, infective larvae (i.e., cercariae) of Microphallus papillorobustus (Trematoda, Microphallidae) systematically migrate into the amphipod's brain, encyst in the cerebroid ganglia (Rebecq 1964) and consequently strongly alter their host behavior by inducing a positive phototactism, a negative geotactism and an aberrant-suicidal evasive behavior (Helluy 1983a,b).