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Noun1.Cephalopoda - octopusesCephalopoda - octopuses; squids; cuttlefish; pearly nautilus
Mollusca, phylum Mollusca - gastropods; bivalves; cephalopods; chitons
cephalopod, cephalopod mollusk - marine mollusk characterized by well-developed head and eyes and sucker-bearing tentacles
family Nautilidae, Nautilidae - spiral-shelled cephalopods
Dibranchia, Dibranchiata, subclass Dibranchia, subclass Dibranchiata - comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Notes on an exhausted Japanese common squid, Todarodes pacificus (Cephalopoda: Ommastrephidae), with an unusually short arm.
Signs of multiple spawning in Graneledone pacifica (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae).
Multiple paternity in the common long-armed Octopus minor (Sasaki, 1920) (Cephalopoda: Octopoda) as revealed by microsatellite DNA analysis.
Octopod beak identification--resolution at a regional level (Cephalopoda, Octopoda: southern Africa).
Female choice of males in cuttlefish (Mollusca: Cephalopoda).
Cuttlefish are not actually fish, but belong to the class Cephalopoda, the same class as octopuses and squids.
Lu, "Mollusca Cephalopoda: Mid-depth octopuses (200-1000 m) of the Banda and Arafura Seas (Octopodidae and Alloposidae)," in Resultats des Campagnes MUSORSTOM, vol.
Adam W (1966) The Sepiidae (Cephalopoda: Decapoda) in the collections of the Western Australian Museum.
Problem solving ability of Octopus vulgaris Lamarck (Mollusca, Cephalopoda).
De los contenidos estomacales del jurel, fueron identificados hasta 23 diferentes grupos de presas, entre especies y taxas, pertenecientes a 10 mayores taxas: Teleostei, Euphausiacea, Decapoda, Stomatopoda, Isopoda, Amphipoda, Copepoda, Ostracoda, Cephalopoda y Gasteropoda.
Life history of Gonatus onyx (Cephalopoda: Teuthoidea): Ontogenetic changes in habitat, behavior and physiology.