Section of mucous membrane of the small intestine. One the left a villus is seen in seen in section. Labels, the epithelial covering, the blood-vessels, the basement membrane, or sub epithelial layer, spaces for reception of the chyle, origin of a lacteal vessel. On the right is a follicular depression in the mucous membrane, with, the cells lining it and the sub epithelial layer.
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Vaughn, I. Strangeway's Veterinary Anatomy (Toronto, CAN: J. A. Carveth & Co., Ltd., 1904)