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Harderian vs nictitans gland #614
We can subdivide ocular glands in to medial and lateral (depending on location relative to canthi), with the medial subdivided into Harderian and nictitans, ie
In doi:10.1007/978-3-642-76685-5_2 (1992) Siskai claims that Harderian and nictitans are often confused. When we see the label "Harderian" we should conservatively assume medial ocular. Siskai proposes a form subdivision based on composition of secretion - lipid in Harderian, glycoprotein in nictitans.
Latest changes to MP are based on http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8843648,
This is different from Siskai's definition. But I have not yet either full text, this tracker issue is a placeholder for ongoing work.