Words nearby peristome
OTHER WORDS FROM peristomeper·i·sto·mal, per·i·sto·mat·ic [per-uh-stuh-mat-ik] /ˌpɛr ə stəˈmæt ɪk/, per·i·sto·mi·al, adjective
Examples from the Web for peristome
Peristome with nine ovate blunt feet, which are as long as the cephalis, little curved and convergent.
Summit of an open spore-case of a Moss, which has a peristome of 16 pairs of teeth.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
Peristome small, constricted with a corona of numerous radial feet.
Coronal of the peristome with the same number of short, divergent feet, alternating with the larger pores.
Peristome with a coronet of six to nine broad lamellar feet (in Ehrenberg's figure broken off).