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Unformatted text preview: 2. Mouth to the tongue, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine and anus. 3. The small intestine is highly specialized for absorbing nutrients into the circulatory and lymphatic systems for transport. The wall of the small intestine is folded into many small, finger-like projections called villi. The epithelial cells lining each villus have microscopic projections called microvilli....
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course BIOG 1110 taught by Professor Randywayne during the Spring '09 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
- Spring '09