Gerontic

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Definition

  • according to Hottinger (2006):

GERONTIC (growth stage) – the ultimate growth stage distinguished from ephebic (adult) growth stages by a reduction in rates of growth and usually many structural irregularities.

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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