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Definition of the noun cephalopoda
What does cephalopoda mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- octopuses; squids; cuttlefish; pearly nautilus
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Cephalopoda: class Cephalopoda
- more generic word: class = a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
- member of: Mollusca / phylum Mollusca = gastropods; bivalves; cephalopods
- cephalopod mollusk / cephalopod = marine mollusk characterized by well-developed head and eyes and sucker-bearing tentacles
- family Nautilidae / Nautilidae = spiral-shelled cephalopods
- subclass Dibranchiata / subclass Dibranchia / Dibranchiata / Dibranchia = comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda
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by Shri Hemant Roy
Cephalopoda is a class of animals in which (a) Notochord extends upto cephalic region (b) Foot is located on head (c) Head is located on foot (d) Head is fused with thorax. 30. The common name of Octopus is (a) Devil fish (6) Loligo (c) Sepia ...
An Elementary Text-book by Sir Arthur Everett Shipley, Ernest William MacBride
Cephalopoda is the Squid, Sepia officinalis, often caught round the British shores by trawlers. It is also found in the Mediterranean, where it is a favourite article of food. A cuttle-fish of about the same size but of a narrower and more elongated ...
Cephalopods of the World: Chambered nautiluses and sepioids (Nautilidae, Sepiidae, Sepiolidae, Sepiadariidae, Idiosepiidae, and Spirulidae) (2005)
by P. Jereb, Clyde F. E. Roper
The Cephalopoda is a class within the Mollusca. Molluscan ...
Cephalopoda is a class of animals in which : ( Delhi PMT. 1982, 1985) (a) Notochord extends upto head (b) Foot is located on head ...
The Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)
A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke
of the ram's horn squid acts as a buoyancy device Abraliopsis momn, class Cephalopoda phylum Annelida CLASSES...
FACT FILE Class Cephalopoda The cephalopod foot lies close to the head and has been modified to form arms, ...
— CEPHALOPODA. TnE Cephalopoda include not only the most highly organised Mollusca, but also the largest of them all, some forms, it is calculated, exceeding 50 ft. in total length. The pearly nautilus has an external shell, the ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)
latest edition. A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature by Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith
A distinctive feature of the Cephalopoda is the absence of anything like the torsion of the visceral mass seen in the Anisopleurous Gastropoda, although as an exception this torsion occurs in one ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
Mixed sciences, vol. 4
0000- 0000-0-The cephalopoda of the cretaceous system are mostly peculiar to it; and not only minutely, but very obviously,
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
Cephalopoda (phylum *Mollusca) Literally 'headfoot' (from the Greek kephale, head, and pod, foot), a class of molluscs, exclusively marine, that are related to the *Bivalvia and *Gastropoda. Cephalopods are *bilaterally symmetrical and have ...
by Hanneke J.G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers
Cephalopoda (cephalopods) class of the phylum Mollusca, including Nautilus, cuttle-fish, squids, and octopods. Generally free-swimming raptorial mollusks, among which are the largest of all invertebrates (the giant squid, ...
by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
(MOLL: Cephalopoda) Spirally coiled in a single plane. nautiliform see nautiloid nautiloid a. [Gr. nautilos, nautilus shell; eidos, form] (MOLL: Cephalopoda) Any nautilid shell coiled in a symmetrical ...
by Mohsen Manutchehr-Danai
cephalopoda -> Ceylon moonstone the class cephalopoda, characterized by welldeveloped head, mouth, and eyes and a ring of suckerbearing tentacles. The external shell, if present, as in nautloids, is univalve and resembles a hollow cone, ...
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Scrabble value of C3E1P3H4A1L1O1P3O1D2A1
The value of this 11-letter word is 21 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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