organism with nucleated red blood cells

John Bohmfalk bohmfalk at tcgcs.com
Fri Dec 1 20:44:03 EST 1995


In article <milkman.136.30BF24A4 at postbox.acs.ohio-state.edu>,
milkman at postbox.acs.ohio-state.edu wrote:

> Somewhere recently, could have been here, I recall a thread about an 
> organism(s) with red blood cells that have a nucleus.  At the time it seemed 
> unimportant to me and I discarded the information.  Does anyone recall the
> answer to this question or know the answer?  Thanks  
> milkman

I know that amphibians also have nucleated red blood cells.  I believe
(but am not certain) that mammals are the only group with non-nucleated
RBC's.

John Bohmfalk
Biology Dept.
Hastings College
Hastings, NE  68902
bohmfalk at tcgcs.com



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