Web Results

Mollusca

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mollusca

The molluscs compose the large phylum of invertebrate animals known as the Mollusca. ... The words mollusc and mollusk are both derived from the French mollusque, which originated from the Latin mol...

10 Facts About Mollusks - Animals & Wildlife - About.com

animals.about.com/od/molluscs/a/mollusc-facts.htm

Mollusks are a group of invertebrates known for their remarkable diversity—both sheer number of species as well as variety of form. In fact, mollusks come in so ...

mollusks - Fact Monster

www.factmonster.com/dk/encyclopedia/mollusks.html

As well as a shell, most mollusks have a muscular foot for creeping or burrowing. Some also have a head with sense organs. The soft body includes lungs or ...

Mollusca Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Mollusca.aspx

Get information, facts, and pictures about Mollusca at Encyclopedia.com. ... Mollusks exist in diverse forms, and although a mollusk is easily recognizable as  ...

10 Things About Mollusks - Softpedia News

news.softpedia.com/news/10-Things-About-Mollusks-77246.shtml

Jan 25, 2008 ... There are 80000 species of living mollusks, classified in Gastropoda (snails and slugs), Bivalvia (clams, oysters and scallops), Cepahlopoda ...

The Ocean Adventure - Mysterious Mollusks: Amazing mollusk facts

www.theoceanadventure.com/kids page/Kids-Mollusks.html

Brainiacs of the mollusk world. Octopi are the most active and intelligent of all mollusks. • It's ten o'clock at night...Do you know where your arms are?

What is a bivalve mollusk? - NOAA's National Ocean Service

oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/bivalve.html

Bivalve mollusks (e.g., clams, oysters, mussels, scallops) have an external covering that is a ... 2014 | You are here: http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/ bivalve.html.

Mollusca: Interesting Facts

molluscsh.blogspot.com/2007/03/interesting-facts_16.html

Interesting Facts. There are over 160,000 species of mollusks known, of which about 128,000 are living and 35,000 are fossil records. Mollusks can be found ...

Amazingly Bizarre Facts About Extraordinary Mollusks in the World

abcsofanimalworld.blogspot.com/2011/07/amazingly-bizarre-facts-about_25.html

Jul 25, 2011 ... The Mollusca, commonly known as Mollusk or Mollusc, is a large phylum of invertebrate animals. At present, there are about 85,000 known ...

Mollusks - BioKIDS - University of Michigan

www.biokids.umich.edu/critters/Mollusca/

Mollusks are a large group of invertebrate animals. Mollusks have soft bodies, and their bodies are not divided into rings like the segmented worms called ...

Answer
Phylum Mollusca
Molluscs form one of the largest groups in the animal kingdom, with more than 100,000 known species! They include all the shelled creatures of the seashore, with the exception of the barnacles. Chitons, clams, mussels, snails, nudibranchs... More >>
Other Phyla:
More Info

Fun Mollusks Facts for Kids

easyscienceforkids.com

Easy Science for Kids Mollusks - Soft Water Animals Without Bones - learn fun facts about animals, the human body, our planet and much more. Fun free ...

10 Interesting Facts About Mollusks | Daily World Facts

www.dailyworldfacts.com

May 18, 2012 ... Mollusk fact is an interesting topic on this post. Mollusks include all animals with or without soft shells, such as various types of snails, shellfish, ...

Amazing Facts - Man and Mollusc

www.manandmollusc.net

Dec 1, 2002 ... Amazing Molluscan Facts. (and a bit of trivia too!!) There are between 50,000 and 200,000++ mollusc species alive in the world today.