Homodont

Homodont

(Science: anatomy) Having all the teeth similar in front, as in the porpoises; opposed to heterodont.

Origin: Homo- _ gr, a tooth. Pertaining to animals possessing a set of the same teeth and no others, i.e. Incisors only. Compare to [[heterodont.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Homodont&oldid=41709"
First | Previous (Homodimerize) | Next (Homogametic) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.