Hermissenda crassicornis


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Noun1.Hermissenda crassicornis - a kind of sea slugHermissenda crassicornis - a kind of sea slug      
nudibranch, sea slug - any of various marine gastropods of the suborder Nudibranchia having a shell-less and often beautifully colored body
genus Hermissenda, Hermissenda - genus of marine sea slugs
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GAB Ah neurons were detected in the buccal, cerebral, and pedal ganglia of the marine euopisthobranchs Clione limacina (Arshavsky et al., 1993) and Aplysia californica (Soinila and Mpitsos, 1991; Diaz-Rios et al., 1999) and in the nudibranchs Tritonia diomedea, Melibe leonina, Dendronotus iris, and Hermissenda crassicornis (Gunaratne et al., 2014; Gunaratne and Katz, 2016; Webber et al., 2017).
Avila, "Competence and metamorphosis in the long-term planktotrophic larvae of the nudibranch mollusc Hermissenda crassicornis (Eschscholtz, 1831)," Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, vol.
Competence and metamorphosis in the long-term planktotrophic larvae of the nudibranch mollusk Hermissenda crassicornis (Eschscholtz, 1831).
Average tidal heights changed for only four species (the sea slug Hermissenda crassicornis, the mussel Mytilus californianus, the crab Pachygrapsus crassipes, and the limpet Tectura scutum).
But if the light appears repeatedly just before and during shaking, this snail, called Hermissenda crassicornis, eventually learns to contract its foot when light flashes, "just as Pavlov's dog would salivate when the bell occurred, as if the smell of meat were there," Alkon says.
The goal of this study was to identify the core circadian gene products in the central nervous systems (CNS) of three nudibranchs that are common neurophysiological model systems: Hermissenda crassicornis (Eschscholtz, 1831), Melibe leonina (Gould, 1852), and Tritonia diomedea Bergh, 1894 (synonym = Tritonia tetraquetra [Pallas, 1788]), using bioinformatic analyses of recently assembled transcriptomes (Senatore et al, 2015; Tamvacakis et al, 2015).
Development and feeding of larvae of the nudibranch gastropods Hermissenda crassicornis and Aeolidia papillosa.
Effects of a sensory block on calexcitin levels in the photoreceptors of Hermissenda crassicornis. Biol.
The nudibranch mollusc Hermissenda crassicornis, the subject of this review, is one preparation that has contributed to an understanding of Pavlovian conditioning at the cellular, molecular, and systems level.
Examples of their use include Aplysia californica as a model of sensitization of the gill-withdrawal reflex (Kandel, 1976), Hermissenda crassicornis as a model of classical conditioning (Alkon, 1987), and Lymnaea stagnalis as a model of classical conditioning and operant conditioning (Lukowiak et al., 1996; Benjamin et al., 2000; Kawai et al., 2004b).
Behavioral, electrophysiological, and morphological investigations of statocyst function in the nudibranch mollusc Hermissenda crassicornis. Biol.