Figure 153

The Organ of Corti Thick finger of tectonial membrane extends from right to stimulate complex of four hair cells (three on left, one on right) of central structure that rests on basilar membrane. Nerve fibers from hair cells exit right to spiral ganglion for processing and transmission of messages to brain. (X500)

Nerve fibers

Tectorial membrane Hair cells of Organ of Corti Basilar membrane

Taste Bud Taste Hair Taste Pore

Figure 1-54

Taste Bud Dissolved chemicals enter fungiform papilla through small pore to directly stimulate sensory cells and initiate taste perception. (X100)

Fungiform papillus

Taste bud Taste pore

Figure 1-54

Taste Bud Dissolved chemicals enter fungiform papilla through small pore to directly stimulate sensory cells and initiate taste perception. (X100)

Fungiform papillus

Taste bud Taste pore

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