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The mammal (guinea pig) cochlea. The tympanic side of the basilar membrane adjacent to the scala tympani is covered with a single layer of cells characterized by long slender branches that form a network. Toward the apex, however, the cells are more loosely organized. Fibrillae of the basilar membrane can be seen through the meshes of the cellular network.  SEM X235    **On Page Credit Required**