Chromatophore
Definition of Chromatophore:
The large pigment cells of fish, amphibia, reptiles and many invertebrates which actively disperse and aggregate their pigment granules. These cells include melanophores, erythrophores, xanthophores, leucophores and iridiophores. (MeSH)
Chromatophore is part of the Experimental Organism Anatomical Concepts group
Related Terms
Melanophore