Epipodium
Epipodium Ep`i*po"di*um, n.; pl. {Epipodia}. [NL., fr. Gr. 'epi` upon + ?, ?, foot.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the lateral lobes of the foot in certain gastropods. [1913 Webster]

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  • epipodium — n.; pl. dia [Gr. epi, upon; pous, foot] (MOLLUSCA: Gastropoda) Lateral grooves between foot and mantle, with tentacles and integumentary sensory organs, usually flat …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • epipodium — ep·i·po·di·um …   English syllables

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  • Epipodia — Epipodium Ep i*po di*um, n.; pl. {Epipodia}. [NL., fr. Gr. epi upon + ?, ?, foot.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the lateral lobes of the foot in certain gastropods. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • epipodial — I. |epə|pōdēəl adjective Etymology: New Latin epipodium + English al : of or relating to an epipodium II. adjective Etymology: epipodite + al : of or relating to an epipodite III …   Useful english dictionary

  • Epipodial — Ep i*po di*al, a. 1. (Anat.) Pertaining to the epipodialia or the parts of the limbs to which they belong. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) Pertaining to the epipodium of Mollusca. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Epipodite — E*pip o*dite, n. [See {Epipodium}.] (Zo[ o]l.) The outer branch of the legs in certain Crustacea. See {Maxilliped}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Abalone — For board game, see Abalone (board game). Abelone redirects here. For the wine grape that is also known as Abelone, see Chasselas. Abalone Living abalone in tank showing epipodium and tentacles, anterior end to the right …   Wikipedia

  • Black abalone — Taxobox name = Black abalone image width = 240px status = CR | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Mollusca classis = Gastropoda ordo = Archaeogastropoda familia = Haliotidae genus = Haliotis species = H. cracherodii binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • Northern abalone — Conservation status Endangered (IUCN 3.1)[1] …   Wikipedia

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