Gastropoda


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Related to Gastropoda: Echinodermata, class Gastropoda, Brachiopoda
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Noun1.Gastropoda - snails and slugs and their relativesGastropoda - snails and slugs and their relatives
Mollusca, phylum Mollusca - gastropods; bivalves; cephalopods; chitons
gastropod, univalve - a class of mollusks typically having a one-piece coiled shell and flattened muscular foot with a head bearing stalked eyes
family Strombidae, Strombidae - the family of conchs
limpet - any of various usually marine gastropods with low conical shells; found clinging to rocks in littoral areas
family Patellidae, Patellidae - marine limpets
Ancylidae, family Ancylidae - freshwater gastropod
Opisthobranchia, subclass Opisthobranchia - gastropods having the gills when present posterior to the heart and having no operculum: includes sea slugs; sea butterflies; sea hares
Akeridae, family Akeridae - bubble shells
order Pulmonata, Pulmonata - large order of gastropods usually breathing by means of a lung-like sac comprising most land snails and slugs and many freshwater snails
order Pectinibranchia, Pectinibranchia - large order of gastropods comprising univalve mollusks that have a single gill resembling a comb
Amphineura, subclass Amphineura - a class of Gastropoda
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Un nuevo vitrinelido (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Vitrinellidae) de la isla de Sao Tome (Africa occidental).
The presence of Bulinus truncatus contortus (Michaud) (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Hygrophila) snails was mentioned as early as 1832, and the species was formally identified in 1922 in Corsica.
Subsequently, we transported macroinvertebrates to the USA and identified them to either family or genus (with the exception of Oligochaeta, Arachnida, Decapoda, Gastropoda, and Copepoda; Table 2) using Merritt and Cummings (2008).
Most molluscs are marine-dwelling, but some in the class Gastropoda (clade Stylommatophora, snails and slugs) have made the evolutionary transition to land.
Echinoid remains, Stromatholite, Radiolaria, Mollusca fragments, Gastropoda, Serpulids, Corals, Stromatoporidea
Class Order Family Genus/species Gastropoda Stylommatophora Polygridae Patera perigrapta PILSBRY Malacostraca Isopoda Trichoniscidae Caucasonethes sp.
Taxa Feeding Number of Number of Life Guild individuals bromeliads cycle with taxa stage Mollusca Gastropoda, Bulimulidae Hb 3 3 A Gastropoda, Subulinidae Hb 1 1 A Annellida Oligochaeta Dt 48 20 A+I Chelicerata Aranae, Lycosidae Pr 13 8 A Aranae, Argiopidae, Argiope argentat Pr 1 1 A Aranae, Theraphosidae, Pachistopelma rufonigrum Pr 14 13 A Aranae, Salticidae Pr 6 5 A+I Aranae, Theraphosidae sp 2 Pr 2 2 A Pseudoscorpiones Pr 1 1 A Scorpiones, Bothriuridae, Bothriurus asper Pr 1 1 A Scorpiones, Buthidae Tityus neglectus Pr 4 4 A Myriapoda Chilopoda, Scolopendridae Pr 8 7 A Diplopoda , Spirobolida Pr 25 15 A+I Hexapoda, Insecta Blattariae, Blattidae sp.
Larvas de Chironomidae (Diptera, Insecta), seguido por Oligochaeta (Annelida), Gastropoda (Mollusca), Amphipoda (Crustacea) e Coleoptera foram os taxa mais representativos em termos de abundancia de organismos associados ao material aloctone nos coletores submersos.
Of the Marine animals employed in homoeopathy, Murex is the only one belonging to the large class Gastropoda, which consists of some 60,000 species of whelks, slugs, limpets, conches, and snails.
All animal material was identified to the orders Insecta and Gastropoda.