Gastropoda


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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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Villamor S (2012) Spatial and seasonal distribution of Cypraea annulus Mollusca: Gastropoda.
Ademas se encontraron algunas presas de los ordenes Decapoda y Gastropoda que podrian indicar que la especie se alimenta ocasionalmente en el agua (Maneyro et al.
Alem destes grupos citados pelos agricultores, com excecao de Lepidoptera e Gastropoda, foram tambem encontrados, atraves das coletas, os grupos Enchytraeidae, Blattodea, Isoptera, Diptera, Dermaptera, Diplopoda e Chilopoda.
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.
Micromoluscos en los nucleos de sedimentos: En los tres nucleos de sedimentos se determinaron 102 morfotipos de micromoluscos, dentro de los cuales se identificaron 34 especies de micromoluscos de la clase Bivalvia, 64 de la clase Gastropoda y 4 de la clase Scaphopoda.
We identified Gastropoda to species level because they are known to be in decline as a group, accounting for 20% of all threatened animals and 37% of known extinctions since the 1600s (Seddon 1998; Lydeard and others 2004).
Los Collembola ocuparon el segundo grupo en abundancia, con el 43,10% (Tabla 2); en tercer lugar se encuentran los insectos, con el 4,29%, y dentro de ellos, los Coleoptera fueron los de mayor representacion, seguidos de Psocoptera, Thysanoptera, Hemiptera e Hymenoptera; en cuarto lugar se encuentra Gastropoda (2,42%), seguido de Arachnida (1,76%), donde Opilionida resulto el mas abundante; posteriormente se encuentran Myriapoda (0,52%) y Oligochaeta (0,46%) (Tabla 2).
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.