anatomy of a turtle
Long thin portion of the digestive tract behind the stomach in which most of the digestion and food absorption take place.
Orifice common to the intestine and the genital and urinary tracts; it is located at the terminal end of the digestive tract.
Viscera that secretes bile, among other substances; bile helps digestion.
Canal through which the eggs are expelled from the ovaries.
Terminal orifice of the digestive tract enabling ejection of fecal matter.
Portion of the intestine in front of the rectum.
Dilated section of the digestive tract preceding the intestine; it receives food to be digested.
Reservoir where urine from the kidneys collects before being evacuated by the cloaca.
Organ of the circulatory system where impurities in the blood are destroyed.
Terminal part of the intestine located between the colon and the anus.
Canal of the anterior portion of the digestive tract; it carries food to the stomach.