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Definition of Madreporic plate

Madreporic plate
Madreporian Mad`re*po"ri*an, Madreporic Mad`re*po"ric, a. (Zo["o]l.) Resembling, or pertaining to, the genus Madrepora. Madreporic plate (Zo["o]l.), a perforated plate in echinoderms, through which water is admitted to the ambulacral tubes; -- called also madreporic tubercule.

Meaning of Madreporic plate from wikipedia

- were longer and more compressed. The spines, pedicellariae, and the madreporic plate were light yellowish. This species was first mentioned by John Edward...
- with waterpore. 6) The heart vesicle of Balanoglossus is compared with madreporic vesicle of echinoderm larvae. These structures are closely related with...
- islands are situated an hour's boat ride from Djibouti. They feature madreporic mangroves, with a rich seabed and colorful algae. Various fish species...