Number of seminiferous tubules in testes

Range 800 to 1,600 tubules/testes
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Dr. Thomas Caceci, VM8054 Veterinary Histology, Exercise 27: Male Reproductive System link
Comments "A human testis may have 800-1600 tubules, with an aggregated length of about 600 meters: that's a shade over 1950 feet, which is a good deal longer than the Empire State Building is high."
Entered by Uri M
ID 108326