Germinal epithelium is present in gonads and produces gametes. It is the modification of

a) Cuboidal epithelium

b) Squamous epithelium

c) Columnar epithelium

d) Stratified epithelium

Answer: a) Cuboidal Epithelium

Explanation: The reproductive organs known as gonads are covered by epithelial tissue of cuboidal type. These cuboidal cells are specialised which are capable of producing ovum and sperms only. The germinal epithelium is also known as the germinal epithelium of Waldeyer and the wall of seminiferous tubules in females and males respectively.

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