Stratified cuboidal Epithelium

Type: Epithelium

Looks like: cube like cells with round nuclei, squeezed against each other and bunched up.  Usually the whole group forming a huge oval/ round/ circle like shape that represents the duct.

Function: protection

Location: the large ducts of the sweat glands, mammary glands and salivary glands.

source: http://microanatomy.net/epithelia/Question_8.htm

source: http://www.kumc.edu/instruction/medicine/anatomy/histoweb/epithel/epith16.htm

source: http://www.mhhe.com/biosci/ap/histology_mh/stratcuc.html

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