Lip

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Definition

  • according to Hottinger (2006):

LIP - [apertural lip]; an everted, in lamellar forms imperforate extension of the chamber wall along an elongate cameral aperture. May be narrow or broad, small or large. Compare: folium.

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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