suboperculum


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suboperculum

(sub?o-per'ku-lum) [? + operculum, a covering]
The portion of the occipital convolution overlapping the insula.
See: operculum
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There was no age difference in 242 samples and there was one age difference in only 1 sample between the operculum age and the suboperculum age (Fig.
Between the suboperculum age and preoperculum age (Fig.
Figure 2B shows that there is no age difference in 227 samples and there is one age difference in 12 samples between the suboperculum age and interoperculum age.
The clearest annual rings were observed in the operculum and suboperculum. In determining the age of this species the operculum was followed by suboperculum with close reliability.
In this study although the vertebrae showed homogeneous ring characters and was no risk to remove from the fish for age reading purposes the maximum clarity in age reading was observed in the operculum and suboperculum.