from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as Nudibranchiata.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. comprising numerous marine gastropod mollusks lacking a shell in the adult state and usually having a body like a slug


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  • This was part of the formal project “Phylogenetic Systematics of Nudibranchia, ” sponsored by a National Science Foundation grant to Terrence M. Gosliner, senior curator for Invertebrate Zoology and Geology at the California Academy of Sciences and to Valdes.

    Archive 2007-05-01


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