Peristome

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Definition

  • according to Hottinger (2006):

PERISTOME [peristomal lip, peristomal rim] – a raised rim or tube around an aperture or foramen.


References

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


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