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Definition of the noun Austrocochlea
What does Austrocochlea mean as a name of something?
Austrocochlea is a genus of Trochidae, described by Fischer in 1885.
- synonyms: genus Austrocochlea / Austrochlea / genus Austrochlea
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Mollusca
- class: Gastropoda
- family: Trochidae
Phrases with Austrocochlea
- Austrocochlea Zeus
- Austrocochlea Brevis
- Austrocochlea Adelaidae
- Austrocochlea Constricta
- Species Austrocochlea Adelaidae
- Genus Austrocochlea
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Biology of the Invertebrates (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Austrocochlea is a genus of mediumsized sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the family Trochidae, the top snails, also known as top shells. This genus was founded as a subgenus by Fisher in 1885 to include a small group of Australian species, included in the genus Monodonta. They had previously been included in Trochocochlea ( = Osilinus), a section that was then restricted to the Mediterranean group. Bankivia is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the ...
Biology of Invertebrates (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Austrocochlea is a genus of mediumsized sea snails, ...
A-B by S D Gangolli
Abietic acid was detected only in the shell and not in the soft tissue of the gastropod mollusk Austrocochlea constricta. It is suggested that the shell may act as a “toxic waste sink" to facilitate the removal of potentially harmful compounds from the more metabolically active soft tissue (10). Abietic acid was identified as a major toxicant to juvenile coho salmon in softwood debarking effluents and pulping waste streams (11). References 1. Leach, J. M. et al J. Fish. Res. Board Can. 1973 ...
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