fossula

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fossula

(ˈfɒsjʊlə)
n
(Anatomy) anatomy a small depression
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Many plates of psammosteids and the antiarch Asterolepis bear traces of pathology, such as bite marks, hollow swellings, oval or round fossulae or an abnormal crest on the external surface of plates that are most probably caused by parasites (Luksevics et al.