conodont

(redirected from Euconodonta)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.
Related to Euconodonta: Paraconodonta, Protoconodonta

conodont

[′kän·ə‚dänt]
(paleontology)
A minute, toothlike microfossil, composed of translucent amber-brown, fibrous or lamellar calcium phosphate; taxonomic identity is controversial.