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Definition of the noun mollusca
What does mollusca mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- gastropods; bivalves; cephalopods; chitons
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Mollusca: phylum Mollusca
- more generic word: phylum = the major taxonomic group of animals and plants
- member of: animal kingdom / Animalia / kingdom Animalia = taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
- shellfish / mollusc / mollusk = invertebrate having a soft unsegmented body usually enclosed in a shell
- class Scaphopoda / Scaphopoda = small class of bilaterally symmetrical marine forms comprising the tooth shells
- class Gasteropoda / class Gastropoda / Gasteropoda / Gastropoda = snails and slugs and their relatives
- class Polyplacophora / Polyplacophora = small class of marine mollusks comprising the chitons
- class Lamellibranchia / class Pelecypoda / Lamellibranchia / class Bivalvia / Bivalvia = oysters; clams; scallops
- class Cephalopoda / Cephalopoda = octopuses; squids; cuttlefish
- "Mollusca" is a book by Thomas Iredale.
- also known as "Mollusca. Part I-"
- "Mollusca" is a book by John Fleming.
Phrases with Mollusca
- Argia Mollusca
- Chara Mollusca
- Poria Mollusca
- Sesia Mollusca
- phylum mollusca
- Serpula Mollusca
- Cristella Mollusca
- Bjerkandera Mollusca
- Fibuloporia Mollusca
- Trechispora Mollusca
- Gasteracantha Mollusca
- Species Argia Mollusca
- Species Chara Mollusca
- Species Poria Mollusca
- Species Sesia Mollusca
- Chara Ecklonii Mollusca
- Leucogyrophana Mollusca
- Poria Mollusca Mollusca
- Species Serpula Mollusca
- Species Cristella Mollusca
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Mollusca
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Earth sciences, Earth sciences by CTI Reviews
Mollusca Earthworm Predation Seed The Mollusca is a large phylum of invertebrate animals. There are around 85,000...
Mollusca is the largest marine phylum, comprising about 23% of all the named marine organisms. Earthworm is the ...
by Sarah Lee
The mollusca is the Holothuria squamata; and forms one of the prettiest of all sights. They are so light that they float on the top of the waves ; and the reason why they are not always to be seen is, that the bag which contains the eggs, swells ...
An Illustrated Guide to the Seashells of Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Herm by Paul Chambers
The Phylum Mollusca is a diverse group of invertebrate animals which contains around 180,000 extinct and living species. The oldest known fossilised molluscs comes from the Cambrian (520 million year-old) Burgess Shale Formation of ...
Stories of Strange Lands (1835)
And Fragments from the Notes of a Traveller
The mollusca is the Holothuria squamata; and forms one of the prettiest of all sights. They are so light that they float on the top of the waves; and the reason why they are not always to be seen is, that the bag which contains the eggs, swells to a ...
In the taxonomic system of biological classification, Mollusca is a type of phylum, and Fungi is a type of kingdom. (d) A billy is a male goat, and a gander is a male goose. (b) A swarm is a group ...
The Mollusca is the second largest phylum within the animal kingdom and mollusks show an outstanding high diversity in body plans and ecological adaptations,” investigators in Mainz, Germany report. “Although an enormous amount of 18S ...
Mollusca: Gastropoda. In: Thorp JH and Covich AP (eds.) Ecologyand Classificationof North American Freshwater Invertebrates, pp. 297– 329. New York: Academic Press. Burch JB(1989) NorthAmerican Freshwater Snails.
The popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1846)
by Alexander Whitelaw
These are again distinguished by such as are naked mollusca and testaceous mollusca, ...
Encyclopaedia Britannica (1891)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
H'E Mollusca form one of the great “phyla,” or subkingdoms of the Animal Pedigree or Kingdom. Literary Hiutoag of the Group—The shell-bearing forms belonging to this group which were known to Linnaeus were placed by him (in 17 48) in ...
The class of worms comprehends some of the genera arranged by Linnaeus among the vermes intestina, such as the lumbricus, gordius, thrudo; some of the genera placed by the same naturalist among the vermes mollusca, such as the ...
The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)
The fluviatile mollusca, or such as reside in fresh waters, include not only many Gasteropodous genera, but likewise some belonging to the Conchifera. Among these, some breathe air by means of a pulmonary cavity, and come to the surface ...
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Scrabble value of M3O1L1L1U1S1C3A1
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