Deuteroconch

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Fig. 1. Deuteroconch in Cycloclypeus carpenteri (Brady), Bikini, Pacific. Recent. SEM graph of shell split open in the equatorial plane; d: deuteroconch; f 1: foramen of protoconch; f 2: foramen of deuteroconch; isc: intraseptal canal system; pr: proloculus; s: septum; sl: septulum; st: stolon (Y-shaped); (Hottinger, 2006; fig. 38 [1] CC/BY-NC-SA)

Definition

  • according to Hottinger (2006):

DEUTEROCONCH - the second chamber in an embryonic apparatus.



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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