Streptoneura
Streptoneura Strep`to*neu"ra, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? curved + ? a sinew.] (Zo["o]l.) An extensive division of gastropod Mollusca in which the loop or visceral nerves is twisted, and the sexes separate. It is nearly to equivalent to Prosobranchiata. [1913 Webster]

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  • streptoneura — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈn(y)u̇rə noun plural Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from strept + neura : a large subclass of Gastropoda including the majority of marine, some freshwater, and the operculate land gastropods having the loop of visceral nerves… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Streptoneura — Strep·to·neu·ra (strep″to noorґə) a subclass of gastropods, including snails found in salt water and occasionally fresh water habitats. A number of primary or intermediate hosts for trematodes and other pathogens are in this group in… …   Medical dictionary

  • streptoneura — strep·to·neu·ra …   English syllables

  • Vorderkiemerschnecken — Für die systematische Einteilung der Lebewesen existieren neben und nacheinander verschiedene Vorschläge. Das hier behandelte Taxon entspricht nicht der gegenwärtig in der deutschsprachigen Wikipedia verwendeten Systematik oder ist veraltet.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • prosobranch — I. ˈpräsəˌbranŋk adjective Etymology: New Latin Prosobranchia : of or relating to the Streptoneura II. noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin …   Useful english dictionary

  • a — Gastropoda Gas*trop o*da, n. pl., [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, stomach + poda.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of Mollusca, of great extent. It includes most of the marine spiral shells, and the land and fresh water snails. They generally creep by means of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • b — Gastropoda Gas*trop o*da, n. pl., [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, stomach + poda.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of Mollusca, of great extent. It includes most of the marine spiral shells, and the land and fresh water snails. They generally creep by means of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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