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Malpighian layer

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Malpighian layer

The Malpighian layer of the skin is generally defined as both the stratum basale and stratum spinosum as a unit, although it is occasionally defined as the stratum basale specifically.

It is named after Marcello Malpighi.

References

Malpighian layer Wikipedia