Diodora apertura


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Noun1.Diodora apertura - marine limpet having a conical shell with an opening at the apexDiodora apertura - marine limpet having a conical shell with an opening at the apex
limpet - any of various usually marine gastropods with low conical shells; found clinging to rocks in littoral areas
Fissurella, genus Fissurella - type genus of the family Fissurellidae: keyhole limpets
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Boutan (1885) was unable to find a renopericardial connection in Fissurella reticulata (da Costa) [= Diodora apertura (Montagu)], nor did Erlanger (1892) in five species of Fissurella.