Nudibranchia


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Noun1.Nudibranchia - comprising numerous marine gastropod mollusks lacking a shell in the adult state and usually having a body like a slugNudibranchia - comprising numerous marine gastropod mollusks lacking a shell in the adult state and usually having a body like a slug
animal order - the order of animals
Opisthobranchia, subclass Opisthobranchia - gastropods having the gills when present posterior to the heart and having no operculum: includes sea slugs; sea butterflies; sea hares
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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Beam trawl Average proportion of taxon per station Classification Taxon Mean SD Porifera Porifera 8.167 21.417 Ctenophora Ctenophora 2.658 7.609 Cnidaria Cnidaria 0.228 1.734 Nemertea Nemertea 0.009 0.045 Polychaeta Polychaeta 0.213 1.117 Mollusca Gastropoda 2.662 6.240 Nudibranchia 3.178 8.731 Thecosomata 0.019 0.144 Bivalvia 5.175 11.603 Placopecten magellanicus 0.763 3.480 Decapodiformes 0.045 0.206 Merostomata Limulus polyphemus Crustacea Peracarida 0.755 1.958 Unclassified shrimp Caridea 28.073 27.011 Penaeus setiferus 0.107 0.571 Homarus americanus Pagurus spp.
Total 60 species of gastropods belonging to 38 genera, 25 familiesand 8 orders were recorded from Uran coast (Table1, Fig.3).In present study, gastropods belonging toorder Archaeogastropoda, Caenogastropoda, Chitonida, Cycloneritimorpha, Littorinimorpha, Neogastropoda, Nudibranchia and Patellogastropodawere recorded.
In present study, gastropods belonging to order Archaeogastropoda, Caenogastropoda, Chitonida, Cycloneritimorpha, Littorinimorpha, Neogastropoda, Nudibranchia and Patellogastropoda were recorded.
Organogenesis and histogenesis in the planktotrophic veliger of Doridella steinbergae (Opisthobranchia: Nudibranchia).
Lecithotrophic development in Doto amyra (Nudibranchia: Dendronotacea), with a review of developmental mode in the genus.
Brodie GD, Willan RC and Collins JD (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-west Pacific region.
Range extension of Crosslandia daedali (Nudibranchia: Scyllaeidae).
Advantages of naming species under the PhyloCode: an example of how a new species of Discodorididae (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Euthyneura, Nudibranchia, Doridina) may be named.
And if Cosmic Cow, with its daunting reach outward/inward, suggests a vast scale that Eisenstein relishes, Nudibranchia, a sort of string quartet to Cosmic Cow's symphony, reminds us that the cosmos can come down to a gathering of defeated professors at dead-end jobs at a southern California junior college.
Diet, reproduction, settlement and growth of Palio dubia (Nudibranchia: Polyceridae) in the northwest Atlantic.
Protective mechanisms in the Eolidacea (Mollusca Nudibranchia).
Embryology and larval development of Coryphella trilineata O'Donoghue, 1921 (Gastropoda: Nudibranchia).