corallite

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corallite

[′kär·ə‚līt]
(invertebrate zoology)
Skeleton of an individual polyp in a compound coral.
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1) was selected for the study because tabulate corals are much more abundant there than in other Wenlock sites of Estonia.
The morphological variation in tabulate corals occurs at different levels: within the corallum, within the population, and between populations (Dixon 1989; Webb 1996).
The Ninase Member contains fragments of brachiopods and crinoids, and also some tabulate corals (favositids) in the layers of marlstone intercalating with grainstone.
Six taxonomic groups were studied: chitinozoans, conodonts, vertebrates, stromatoporoids, tabulate corals, and brachiopods.
The distribution of the tabulate corals Halysites junior Klaamann and Diploepora sp.
Infestation rates of the tabulate coral species by Chaetosalpinx sibiriensis in the Silurian of Podolia Tabulate species Late Homerian Gorstian Ludfordian Paleofavosites cf.
The earliest endosymbiotic worm fossils are known from Late Ordovician rugose (Elias 1986) and tabulate corals (Tapanila 2004) and are preserved as bioclaustrations.
Palaeozoic bioclaustrations are hitherto unknown in cateniform, fasciculate, and auloporoid tabulate corals (Tapanila 2005).
We distinguished nine components in the field: massive stromatoporoids (Clathrodictyon), other stromatoporoids, four types of tabulate corals (Plasmoporella, Catenipora, Agetolites, Fletcheriella), rugose corals, other bioclasts and micrite.
Both stromatoporoids and tabulate corals are the major reef-builders in the first unit (Fig.
The buildup framework is formed by complete, in situ colonies of rugose and tabulate corals, stromatoporoids and branching bryozoans.