auriform


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au·ri·form

(aw'ri-fōrm),
Ear-shaped.
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auriform

(ôr′ə-fôrm′)
adj.
Shaped like an ear.
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Vertex with the auriform lobes irregular rounded, about as high as wide, crenulate and dentate; close to posterior margin with a pair of blunt spiniform processes.
Vertex with the auriform lobes very large, higher than wide, irregularly crenulate and dentate and extending by almost 2/3 the height of head capsule; close to posterior margin with a pair of long, slender and irregularly bifid projections (Fig.
Notes: The somewhat auriform and narrowly umbilicate shell of Natalina wesseliana is distinctive.