Taenioglossa

Tae`ni`o`glos´sa


n. pl.1.(Zool.) An extensive division of gastropod mollusks in which the odontophore is long and narrow, and usually bears seven rows of teeth. It includes a large number of families both marine and fresh-water.
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Systematic study of molluscan fauna of Layari River, Mesogastropoda (Suborder Taenioglossa).
Gastropoda: Prosobranchiata: Taenioglossa. Annals of the South African Museum 47 (1): 1-199.