extracellular digestion

Asked by sanjana241 | 24th Apr, 2008, 06:15: PM

Expert Answer:

Intracellular digestion - Digestion ocurring within the cytoplasm of the organism, as in many unicellular protozoans such as amoeba and paramoecium.

Extracellular digestion - This takes place within the lumen of the digestive system, outside the cells. It occurs in all higher animals like vertebrates, annelids, arthropods etc.

Answered by  | 25th Apr, 2008, 12:19: PM

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