Analogous

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Definition

  • according to Hottinger (2006):

ANALOGOUS - similarity in function and, where shape is functional, also in shape, of independent ontogenetic origin and hence of different evolutionary origin.

See also

References

Hottinger (2006), Illustrated glossary of terms used in foraminiferal research. Carnets de Géologie, Memoir 2, ISSN 1634-0744

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