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The molluscs or mollusks /ˈmɒləsks/ compose the large phylum of invertebrate animals known as the Mollusca. Around 85,000 extant species of molluscs are ...

The mollusca - University of California Museum of Paleontology


Mollusca is one of the most diverse groups of animals on the planet, with at least 50,000 living species (and more likely around 200,000). It includes such ...

Phylum Mollusca


PHYLUM MOLLUSCA. The molluscs include a number of familiar animals, including snails, oysters, clams, octopuses and squids. Many species have a ...

Molluscs - Mollusca - Details - Encyclopedia of Life


The phylum Mollusca contains some of the most familiar invertebrates, including snails, slugs, clams, mussels, and octopuses. In contrast to these well-known ...

Mollusks (Phylum Mollusca) Characteristics and Facts - Marine Life


Mollusca is a taxonomic phylum that contains a diverse array of organisms ( referred to as 'mollusks'), and the taxonomic classes that include snails, sea slugs , ...

Phylum Mollusca | the Shape of Life | The Story of the Animal Kingdom


The word mollusc comes from the Latin meaning “soft,” a good description of the group's fleshy bodies. Of course, in an ocean filled with predators, a soft body is ...

Phylum Mollusca - Boundless


Learn more about phylum mollusca in the Boundless open textbook.

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Feb 15, 2013 ... This video explains the characteristics and Classes of the Phylum Mollusca. This is a product of Mexus Education Pvt. Ltd., an education ...

The Phylum Mollusca - Man and Mollusc


The word "mollusc" or "mollusk" (both are correct) is derived from the Latin word mollis .... Now Let's Take a More Detailed Look at The Phylum Mollusca.

The Phylum Mollusca - Man and Mollusc


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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 >>
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The Molluscs (Phylum Mollusca) - The Earth Life Web


An introduction to the biology, classification and ecology of Octopuses, Slugs, Snails and Squid the phylum Mollusca.

Molluscs - Mollusca - Overview - Encyclopedia of Life


Brief Summary. The phylum Mollusca contains some of the most familiar invertebrates, including snails, slugs, clams, mussels, and octopuses. In contrast to ...

Phylum Mollusca


There are approximately 128,000 living species in phylum Mollusca (35,000 are extinct). • The great morphological diversity is the result of elaboration on the ...