Pronotum short with median carina, disc small, paranota narrow, acutely angulate
, nearly reaching tegulae, without carinae.
Timbal cover longer than broad, not extending ventrally over operculum, lobately produced apico-laterally, stout, scarce olive with gray brown dense pile, timbal with five long ribs, angulate
some hump-backed, others looping down oblique and angulate
Diagnosis: Head: Face distinctly angulate
or with a protruding, transverse carina (best seen in lateral view); dorsal half of face narrow, not distinctly and broadly flattened or shield-like, ventral half of face lacking transverse furrows.
The following characters unite all those genera and Schuhirandella: scutellum not swollen, punctures on pronotum and scutellum absent, forecoxae not touching each other, posterior part of metepimeron not angulate
, metasternum without outgrowth posteriorly, membrane cell longer than pronotum length, and distance from cell to apex of membrane distinctly shorter than cell length.
Gonostylus 96-105  long, widest medially and with a slight angulate
subapical heel; crista dorsalis absent; megaseta 10-12  long (9).
All four are characterized by the possession of a smoothly curved distal tegular apophysis that is neither angulate
nor "heeled" (Figs.
Back in the Galapagos, Sir David also visited a colony of angulate
tortoises, best known for bloody "jousting" using lances on the front of their enormous shells.
Head strongly convex; anterior clypeal margin weakly reflexed, angulate
on either side near distinct median emargination; sides gently arcuate, barely notched near moderately produced, obtusely rounded, haired genae; tubercles rather coarse, uniform, prominent, evenly distributed; pair of occipital oblique ridges elevated, sharp, surrounded by close, small tubercles; eyes normally developed; marginal supraocular carina very distinct.
The forced straightening of the previously bent rod tends to angulate
the fracture in the direction of the curved rod.
Most beds are made for adult-sized bodies, and the way they angulate
still only fits an adult, not a child," continues Roberts.
in the female the process is weak and angulate
and that of the male is strong, curved, subacute and tooth-like.