Definition of Lingula. Meaning of Lingula. Synonyms of Lingula

Definition of Lingula. Meaning of Lingula. Synonyms of Lingula

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Definition of Lingula

Lingula
Lingula Lin"gu*la (l[i^][ng]"g[-u]*l[.a]), n.; pl. -l[ae] (-l[=e]). [L., a little tongue.] 1. (Anat.) A tonguelike process or part. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of brachiopod shells belonging to the genus Lingula, and related genera. See Brachiopoda, and Illustration in Appendix. Lingula flags (Geol.), a group of strata in the lower Silurian or Cambrian system of Wales, in which some of the layers contain vast numbers of a species of Lingula.

Meaning of Lingula from wikipedia

- Lingula is Latin for "little tongue". It can stand for: Lingula (genus), a brachiopod genus of the family Lingulidae, which is among the few brachiopods...
- Lingula is a genus of brachiopods within the cl**** Lingulata. Lingula or forms very close in appearance have existed possibly since the Cambrian. Like...
- feature, a projection of the upper lobe termed the "lingula". Its name means "little tongue". The lingula on the left serves as an anatomic parallel to the...
- presents in front a prominent ridge, surmounted by a sharp spine, the lingula of the mandible which gives attachment to the sphenomandibular ligament;...
- angle between the body and great wing, is a ridge of bone, called the lingula. This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 148 of the...
- Lingula reevii is an inarticulated brachiopod species ****igned to the family Lingulidae. L. reevii is rare and is known to occur in shallow, sandy reef...
- Agallia lingula is a species of leafhopper in the family Cicadellidae. "Agallia lingula Species Information". BugGuide.net. Retrieved 2018-02-06.  ...
- Submandibular fovea) Alveolar part Ramus Mylohyoid groove Mandibular canal Lingula Mandibular foramen Angle Coronoid process Mandibular notch Condyloid process...
- The lingula is a small tongue-shaped process, consisting of four or five folia; it lies in front of the lobulus centralis, and is concealed by it. Anteriorly...
- distasteful and seldom attack them. Among brachiopods, only the lingulids (Lingula sp.) have been fished commercially, on a very small scale. One brachiopod...
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