Corallite wall structure
The structure of skeleton enclosing a corallite (thin section)
|paratheca||Corallite wall formed by dissepiments|
|septotheca||Corallite wall formed by thickening of septa|
|trabeculotheca||Corallite wall formed by trabeculae|
|synapticulotheca||Corallite wall formed by rings of synapticulae (horizontal rods between septa)|
|stereoplasm||Parathecal wall reinforced by stereoplasm|
Last updated on June 25, 2003-eek.