Dibranchia
Dibranchia Dibranchia n. 1. comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish).

Syn: Dibranchiata, subclass ta, Dibranchia, subclass Dibranchia. [WordNet 1.5] ||


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  • Dibranchia — noun comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish) • Syn: ↑Dibranchiata, ↑subclass Dibranchiata, ↑subclass Dibranchia • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dibranchia — di·bran·chia …   English syllables

  • Подкласс Двужаберные (Dibranchia) —          Это высшие головоногие моллюски с внутренней (а не внешней, как у наутилуса) недоразвитой раковиной. Она имеет обычно форму узкой пластинки, хитиновой (у кальмаров) или известковой (у боль шинства каракатиц) либо двух заостренных… …   Биологическая энциклопедия

  • subclass Dibranchia — noun comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish) • Syn: ↑Dibranchiata, ↑subclass Dibranchiata, ↑Dibranchia • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dibranchiata — noun comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish) • Syn: ↑subclass Dibranchiata, ↑Dibranchia, ↑subclass Dibranchia • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Belemnoidea — noun order of extinct dibranchiate cephalopods related to the surviving spirulas • Syn: ↑order Belemnoidea • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Dibranchiata, ↑subclass Dibranchiata, ↑Dibranchia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cephalopoda — noun octopuses; squids; cuttlefish; pearly nautilus • Syn: ↑class Cephalopoda • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Mollusca, ↑phylum Mollusca • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Cephalopoda — noun octopuses; squids; cuttlefish; pearly nautilus • Syn: ↑Cephalopoda • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Mollusca, ↑phylum Mollusca • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Decapoda — noun 1. lobsters; crayfish; crabs; shrimps; prawns • Syn: ↑order Decapoda • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Malacostraca, ↑subclass Malacostraca …   Useful english dictionary

  • Octopoda — noun octopuses and paper nautilus • Syn: ↑order Octopoda • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Dibranchiata, ↑subclass Dibranchiata, ↑Dibranchia, ↑subclas …   Useful english dictionary

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