Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits carboxylic ester hydrolase activity. Predicted to be involved in lipid catabolic process. Predicted to localize to extracellular space and intracellular membrane-bounded organelle. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; hemolymphoid system; liver; nose; and respiratory system. Orthologous to human CES1 (carboxylesterase 1).