name: pigment granule
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def: "A small, subcellular membrane-bounded vesicle containing pigment and/or pigment precursor molecules. Pigment granule biogenesis is poorly understood, as pigment granules are derived from multiple sources including the endoplasmic reticulum, coated vesicles, lysosomes, and endosomes." [GOC:jid, GOC:mh]
is_a: GO:0031410 ! cytoplasmic vesicle
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