Limacina


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Lim`a`ci´na

    (lĭm`å`sī´nå)
n.1.(Zool.) A genus of small spiral pteropods, common in the Arctic and Antarctic seas. It contributes to the food of the right whales.
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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).
elegan Chordata Remora remora, Chlorophyta Chlorophyta Sirenia Tricheclms Arthropoda Hexapleomera robusta manatus manatus Arthropoda Balaenophihis manatorum Arthropoda Metis holothuriae Foraminifera Ammonia, Bolivina, Epistominidae, Haplophragmoides, Massilina,Textularia, Trochamina Radiozoa Spongo discidae Rotifera Bdelloidea, Lecane Nematoda Archepsilonema, Butlerius, Miconclms, Mononchoides, Monochromadora, Monhystera, Teratocephahis, Tylenclms, Rabditidae, Rabdolaimns Annelida Iospilidae, Pilargiidae Platyhelmintha Digenia Mollusca Limacina Arthropoda Cyprididae, Loxoconchidae, Acartia lilljeborgii, Harpacticoida, Colomastix, Sinelobus stanfordi, Alpheidae Ochrophyta Campylodiscus cf.
Exceptional long-term starvation ability and sites of lipid storage of the Arctic pteropod Clione limacina. Polar Biol.
The neurotransmitive role of D-Asp has also been proven by its presence in synaptic vesicle in Aplysia limacina (4).
Who would have known that a cubic mile (4.2 cubic kilometres) of the Southern Arctic Ocean is home to 27 trillion 'butterflies' of the underwater variety, Limacina antarctica?
2009 Limacina helicina threatened by ocean acidification.
4 Larvacea Oikopleura vanhoeffeni 5 Chaetognatha Sagitta elegans 6 Calanoida Acartia longirenis, adult 7 Larvacea Fritillaria borealis 8 Calanoida Pseudocalanus minutus, adult 9 Amphipoda Parathemisto libellula 10 Mollusca Limacina helicina, adult 11 Cirripedia Barnacle nauplius 12 Amphipoda Onisimus nanseni 13 Mollusca Limacina helicina, veliger 14 Gadidae Boreogadus saida, post larvae 15 Calanoida Calanus glacialis, adult 16 Calanoida Acartia longiremis, cop.
Diet of Limacina helicana (Gastropoda: Thecosomata) in Arctic waters in midsummer Marine Ecology Progress Series 77:125-134.