- Elastic cartilage,
- Mucinous part of seromucinous gland,
- Serous part of seromucinous gland,
- Connective tissue of tunica mucosa,
- Stratifeid squamous epithelium
Lingual surface of epiglottis is covered by startified squamous epithelium. Beneath it are, in connective tissue, seromucinous glands. "Skelet" of epiglottis is formed by elastic cartilage.