An Illustrated and Cross-Referenced Glossary of
Malacological and Conchological Terms

by Paul S. Mikkelsen

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Term Definition

ISODONT   Descriptive of a bivalve shell that has a HINGE with one pair of teeth and one pair of pits on one valve that articulate with two pits and two teeth on the other. See illustration: Composite Bivalve. See also: DENTITION.

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