Camerate


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Cam´er`ate


v. i.1.To build in the form of a vault; to arch over.
[imp. & p. p. Camerated; p. pr. & vb. n. Camerzting.]
2.To divide into chambers.
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The most likely candidate for the identity of the pluricolumnal is the diplobathrid camerate Pycnocrinus, though this specimen is more homeomorphic than most Cincinnatian Pycnocrinus columns.
Infestation of middle Devonian (Givetian) camerate crinoids by platyceratid gastropods and its implications for the nature of their biotic interaction.
Faunas preserved and collected in this manner, here and elsewhere (for example, the Salem Limestone of southern Indiana [Beede 1906]), are commonly dominated by camerate crinoids and blastoids.