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Related to Polyplacophora: class Polyplacophora, Chitons
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Noun1.Polyplacophora - small class of marine mollusks comprising the chitons; sometimes considered an order of the subclass Amphineura
Mollusca, phylum Mollusca - gastropods; bivalves; cephalopods; chitons
genus Chiton - a genus of Polyplacophora
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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In protostomes, all three ParaHox genes have been identified in Sipuncula (Ferrier & Holland 2001) and in the polyplacophora Nuttallochiton mirandus (Thiele, 1906) (Barucca et al.
Silurian Polyplacophora and Rostroconchia (Mollusca) from Northern California.
The aim of this paper is to facilitate future research on the chiton fauna of the Sao Tome and Principe Islands by providing the first comprehensive and illustrated revision of living Polyplacophora of this archipelago.
Plicatulidae Plicatula gibbosa Crassatellidae Eucrassatella speciosa Polyplacophora Acanthochitonidae Acanthochitona rodea Acanthochitona venezuelana Chaetqpleuridae Chaetopleura janeirensis Ischnochitonidae Ischnochiton sp.
Phylum mollusca is divided into four major classes Polyplacophora, Gastropoda, Bivalvia and Cephalopoda in which variety of FAs components are found [5, 6].
2003, Original molluscan radula: Comparisons among Aplacophora, Polyplacophora, Gastropoda, and the Cambrian fossil Wiwaxia corrugata: Journal of Morphology, v.
Cnidaria * (Verrill, 1899) ** Turbellarians Platyhelminthes * * (flatworm) NI * Polyplacophora (quiton) Mollusca * NI *** Acmaea subrugosa Mollusca * * (Orbigny,1846) *** Fissurella clenchi Mollusca * (Farfante,1943) *** Littorina ziczac Mollusca * * (Gmelin, 1791) *** Brachidontes Mollusca * * solisianus (Orbigny, 1846) *** Ostrea sp.
Considerations on Paleozoic Polyplacophora including the description ofP/asiochiton curiosus n.
Las especies presentes correspondieron a 10 grupos taxonomicos: Crustacea (7), Bivalva (6), Gasteropoda (5), Polyplacophora (2), Brachiopoda (1), Echinodermata (4), Polychaeta (4), Hidroozoa (1), Hemichordata(1), Peces (2).
02 Polyplacophora 13 84 (chiton) Totals (Bivalvia, Gastropoda, and Polyplacophora 988 3,046 11,252.
For outgroup comparison, the Polyplacophora have been included in this series.