fossula


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fossula

(ˈfɒsjʊlə)
n
(Anatomy) anatomy a small depression
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Completion of Phase 3 - C Carrier Lines from the main line to the villages "Tutus, and elite, and Alsninae, and Alfarhanah, and white Nthel, and Amir bin San, and Asboutr, and fossula, and Alkhfj, and Almthoah old, and Rod bin Hadi, and Alusah, and capacity Rass, and Bdaya welcome, and Abu Suhalat, and blond, and Cyrenaica, and Alchwimms, and Almjsh, and Al.
Minister of Water and Electricity Signed contract for Completion of Phase 3 - C Carrier Lines from the main line to the villages "Tutus, and elite, and Alsninae, and Alfarhanah, and white Nthel, and Amir bin San, and Asboutr, and fossula, and Alkhfj, and Almthoah old, and Rod bin Hadi, and Alusah, and capacity Rass, and Bdaya welcome, and Abu Suhalat, and blond, and Cyrenaica, and Alchwimms, and Almjsh, and Al.
7); trochanters long and proximally narrow (Figs 12-14); fossula spongiosa absent in all legs; and fore tibial comb set on a prominent spur (Figs 11, 12).
Diagnosis: Shell small to large size; anterior end weakly carinate; dorsum smooth; spire of medium height and partially exposed; aperture wide, sides rounded; anterior and posterior canals deep; fossula smooth, concave, wide.
Taking the Mycetopodidade family into consideration, the following species were registered in the state of Sao Paulo: Fossula fossiculifera (Orbigny, 1835) (Avelar, 1993), Anodontites trapesialis (Lamarck, 1819) (Hebling, 1976), A.
greeffeanus, (Ihering, 1893); Anodontites trapesialis (Lamarck, 1819); Castalia undosa undosa (Martens, 1827); and Fossula fossiculifera (Orbigny, 1843).
As caracteristicas anatomicas, principalmente da face oclusal dos molares permanentes, permitem que estes sejam mais suscetiveis a carie dentaria, pela presenca de cicatriculas, fossulas e fissuras estreitas e profundas, consideradas como a primeira zona de risco na denticao permanente, dificultando a autolimpeza e o controle de higienizacao por parte do paciente, contribuindo para o alto indice de perda, ocasionando alteracoes funcionais e esteticas (NOGUEIRA et al.
Fossulas poco marcadas, de aproximadamente 1 [micron]m.