Inferobranchiata
Inferobranchiata In`fe*ro*bran`chi*a"ta, n. pl. [NL. See {Inferobranchiate}.] (Zo["o]l.) A suborder of marine gastropod mollusks, in which the gills are between the foot and the mantle. [1913 Webster]

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  • Inferobranchian — In fe*ro*bran chi*an, n. (Zo[ o]l.) One of the Inferobranchiata. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Inferobranchiate — In fe*ro*bran chi*ate, a. [L. inferus lower + E. branchiate.] (Zo[ o]l.) Having the gills on the sides of the body, under the margin of the mantle; belonging to the Inferobranchiata. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mantelkiemen — (Inferobranchiata, Hypobranchiata), Abtheilung der Schnecken od. Bauchsüßler; ohne Gehäus, haben die Kiemen an der Rückseite des Mantels als zwei lange Reihen von Blättchen. Dazu die Gattungen Blatt u. Zweiblattschnecke (Phyllidia u. Diphyllidia) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • dipleurobranchiate — dipleurobranchiate, a. Zool. (daɪˌplʊərəʊˈbræŋkɪət) [f. mod.L. Dipleurobranchia (f. Gr. δι twice + πλευρά side + βράγχια gills) + ate2.] Having the characters of the Dipleurobranchia or Inferobranchiata, nudibranchiate gastropods having… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hypobranchiate — hypobranchiate, a. Zool. (hɪpəʊ , haɪpəʊˈbræŋkɪət) [f. mod.L. Hypobranchiāta: see hypo 2 and branchiate.] Belonging to the Hypobranchiata (Inferobranchiata), gasteropod molluscs in which the branchiæ are situated beneath the body (Mayne, 1855) …   Useful english dictionary

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