endotheca definition

  • noun:
    • The structure which partially fills the inside associated with interseptal chambers of many madreporarian corals. It usually is comprised of a series of oblique tranverse septa, one above another.
    • The structure which partially fills the inside associated with interseptal chambers of most madreporarian corals. It often consist of a few oblique tranverse septa, one above another.
    • The tough construction upon the internal area of the wall surface, or appropriate investment regarding the visceral chamber, of a coral: distinguished through the exotheca, and from epitheca.
    • The tissue which partially fills the interior associated with the interseptal chambers of many madreporarian corals. It often consist of a series of oblique tranverse septa, one above another.
    • The tissue which partially fills the inside associated with interseptal chambers of most madreporarian corals. It usually is made from some oblique tranverse septa, one above another.
    • The tough framework upon the internal surface associated with wall surface, or appropriate investment regarding the visceral chamber, of a coral: distinguished from exotheca, and from the epitheca.
    • The tissue which partly fills the interior of this interseptal chambers of all madreporarian corals. It generally consists of a series of oblique tranverse septa, one above another.
    • The tissue which partially fills the interior regarding the interseptal chambers of most madreporarian corals. It typically is made of a series of oblique tranverse septa, one above another.
    • The hard framework upon the inner surface regarding the wall surface, or proper investment associated with visceral chamber, of a coral: distinguished through the exotheca, and through the epitheca.
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