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Unformatted text preview: the epidermis Meissner’s Corpuscle 7 Light touch receptors found in the dermal papillae and centrated in the fingertips, lips, face, nipples and other parts of the skin. They are free Nerve endings that respond to change in shape of the capsule producing an action potential. Eccrine Sweet Gland 8 Responsible for thermoregulation. Secrete water with minor amounts of salts. Arrector Pili muscle 9 Found in the dermis. Attached to one end of hair root, and the other end of basement membrane. Responsible for raising hairs to produce “goose bumps” during thermoregulation. Pacinian Corpuscle 10 Found in subcutaneous tissue, they respond to deep pressure and vibration...
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