A space or gap between two consecutive teeth. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diastema_(dentistry) http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_cjm ]

Synonyms: interdental space

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Term information

plural term
diastemata

has alternative id

UBERON:0013134

has related synonym

diastemata

id

UBERON:0012111

taxon notes

Many species of mammals have diastemata as a normal feature, most commonly between the incisors and molars