lingulate


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lingulate

(lĭng′gyə-lāt′)
adj.
Shaped like a tongue: lingulate petals.

lingulate

(of plant structures) tongue-shaped.
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Shell mineralogy of the lingulate brachiopods from the Baltic "Obolus phosphorite".
Apatite varieties in the shell of the Cambrian lingulate brachiopod Obolus apollinis Eichwald.
Lingulate Brachiopods and Biostratigraphy of the Cambrian--Ordovician Boundary Beds in Baltoscandia.
The terminology used in describing baculate shell structures in lingulate brachiopods stems from Holmer (1989) and Cusack et al.
The nanofibrils are relevant structural units in the hierarchical structure of lingulate brachiopods with baculate shell structure.
In the phylogenetic context already known, this opens an opportunity to study the role of taphonomic overprint to the observable structure of fossil lingulate shells.
They yield lingulate brachiopod coquinas that have been used as commercial phosphorite deposits (Raudsep 1997).
1995) and, possibly, with specific diagenetic alteration conditions, but it is not usual in Recent or fossil lingulate brachiopod shells.
Evidence from XRD studies and chemical analyses has supported the presence of hydroxyl ion in Recent lingulate brachiopod shells, where it has lattice parameter intervals a = 9.
Lingulate brachiopods from Lower Ordovician (Tremadoc) chalcedonites, Holy Cross Mountains, Poland.
Lower Ordovician (Tremadocian) lingulate brachiopods from the House and Fillmore Formations, Ibex Area, Western Utah, USA.