Stratified Cuboidal Epithelium

Key:

  1. The tissue in question
  2. Nuclei within cells whose height and width are similar.

Description:

  • Epithelial tissue is classified based on the shape of the cells at the apical surface and the number of layers of cells.
  • This tissue consists of multiple layers of cube shaped cells.
  • This tissue is rare.

Function:

  • Protection

Location:

  • Lines some ducts (sweat glands, mammary glands, and salivary glands)