Pelecypoda


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Pelecypoda:

see bivalvebivalve,
aquatic mollusk of the class Pelecypoda ("hatchet-foot") or Bivalvia, with a laterally compressed body and a shell consisting of two valves, or movable pieces, hinged by an elastic ligament.
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Pelecypoda

[‚pel·ə′si·pə·də]
(invertebrate zoology)
The equivalent name for Bivalvia.
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Item presa %N %FO %IIR Copepoda Calanidae 6,82 50,68 8,29 Eucalanus 1,13 16,10 0,44 Paracalanidae 14,43 43,49 15,05 Centropages 1,70 18,84 0,77 Acartia 0,29 4,11 0,03 Calanoida 34,42 63,36 52,28 Oncaea 2,92 28,42 1,99 Corycaeus 5,80 28,77 4,00 Oithona 0,63 4,79 0,07 Microsetella 3,15 14,38 1,09 Copepoda inteterminados 6,20 32,53 4,84 Ostracoda 0,14 7,19 0,02 Euphausiacea 4,08 5,82 0,57 Appendicularia 4,74 22,60 2,57 Larvas Cifonauta 0,08 5,14 0,01 Larvas Pelecypoda 9,38 27,05 6,08 Cypris Cirripedia 0,11 5,48 0,01 Larvas Crustacea 1,44 27,40 0,94 Huevos indeterminados 0,40 11,64 0,11 Huevos invertebrados 0,43 5,82 0,06 Otros zooplancteres 0,59 16,78 0,24 Huevos E.
Pelecypoda fragments, Gastropoda fragments, Coral, Rudist, Algal debrise, Ostracoda