Term: integument pigmentation
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Name: integument
Synonyms: skin
Definition: The outer protective barrier that separates the animal from its aquatic environment.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000368]
Name: pigmentation
Synonyms:
Definition: The accumulation of pigment in an organism, tissue or cell, either by increased deposition or by increased number of cells.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0043473]   QuickGO   AmiGO