Pycnotheca

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Definition

  • according to Hottinger (2006):

PYCNOTHECA - in fusulinids: a uniform, dense part of the septal wall below the tectum, wedged between the keriotheca of two successive chambers.


References

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

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