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Definition of the noun polyplacophora

What does polyplacophora mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. small class of marine mollusks comprising the chitons; sometimes considered an order of the subclass Amphineura

Phrases with Polyplacophora

  1. class polyplacophora
  2. Feltria Polyplacophora
  3. Frontipoda Polyplacophora
  4. Species Feltria Polyplacophora
  5. Flabellifrontipoda Polyplacophora
  6. Species Frontipoda Polyplacophora
  7. Species Flabellifrontipoda Polyplacophora

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Polyplacophora

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Google previewPhysiology of Molluscs (2017)

A Collection of Selected Reviews, Two-Volume Set by Saber Saleuddin, Spencer Mukai

Polyplacophora is a clade of slug-like molluscs that are dorsally protected by eight serially arranged shells (=valves) and a thick, fleshy girdle bearing calcareous sclerites. The shells of polyplacophorans, or chitons as they are commonly ...

Google previewMollusca (2001)

Aplacophora, Polyplacophora, Scaphopoda, Cephalopoda by K. L. Lamprell, A. M. Scheltema, J. M. Healy

POLYPLACOPHORA K. GowIett-HoImes INTRODUCTION The Polyplacophora is an ancient class. Ocheyoherpia Salvini- Plawen, 1978 Ocheyoherpia Salvini-Plawen. L.v. ( 1978). Antarktische und ...

Google previewDictionary of Invertebrate Zoology --Paperback (2010)

by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott

ofjugum jugal angle (MOLL: Polyplacophora) The angle formed by the two halves of an intermediate valve. jugal area/tract (MOLL: Polyplacophora) The upper surface of a valve ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Texas Seashells: Identification, Ecology, Distribution, and History (2010)

by John Wesley Tunnell

CLASS: POLYPLACOPHORA LEPTO CHITONIDAE Description: Only disarticulated valves have been found; color offwhite; fine beads cover all valves; intermediate valves narrow, end valves rounded; tail valve Habitat: Valves found in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Sciences (2012)

by Hanneke J.G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers

Polyplacophora ticides in most of the developed countries, concentrations in all environmental compartments have decreased. In tropical areas, however, where these compounds are still applied in antimalaria programs (DDT) and to fight ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1902)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

PolyPLACOPHoRA. — Mantle with a shell of eight articulated valves; foot for crawling; ctenidia metamerically segmented; one pair of genital nephridia. Families: Lepido. pleuridae, Ischnochitonidae, Acanthochitonidae, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences (2013)

by Michael Allaby

Polyplacophora (chitons) (phylum 'Mollusca) Subclass of 'Amphineura (or in some classifications ranked as a molluscan class) in which seven or eight 'dorsal 'plates, generally composed of calcium carbonate, are enclosed by a marginal ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aphrodisiacs (2013)

Psychoactive Substances for Use in Sexual Practices by Christian Rätsch, Claudia Müller-Ebeling

chitons (Polyplacophora), and worm mollusks (Aplacophora).

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Small photo of Giant chiton (polyplacophora, mollusk) on emerged rock at low tideSmall photo of Empty shells of Polyplacophora/ Riviera Maya, Yucatan, MexicoSmall photo of Empty shells of Polyplacophora/ Riviera Maya, Yucatan, MexicoSmall photo of Empty shells of Polyplacophora/ Riviera Maya, Yucatan, MexicoSmall photo of Chiton on the rock in the sea, PolyplacophoraSmall photo of Group of Chitons or Polyplacophora or mollusk in the reef rock at low tideSmall photo of Sea creature polyplacophora chiton (Ischnochiton mollusk) attached to the wet stone right after the wave, Jamaica coast, close up photo More...

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