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melanoid

[′mel·ə‚nȯid]
(medicine)
Dark-colored; resembling melanin.
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A checklist of trematodes (Platyhelminthes) transmitted by Melanoides tuberculata (Mollusca: Thiaridae).
In the Jembayan River, we noted that Melanoides tuberculata, Acentrella parvula, and Baetis flavistriga were codominant taxa.
Virgulate xiphidiocercaria is common among snails belonging to the genera Lymnaea and Melanoides [25], but was also reported in the genus Thiara [53].
The life cycle, population dynamics and productivity of Melanoides tuberculate (Muller, 1774) (Gastropoda: Prosobranchia: Thiaridae) in Hong Kong.Journal of Zoology, 208(1), 37-53.
During our surveys, we found Melanoides tuberculatus, an exotic snail, in Pinto Creek.
Lake Bhangazi South had a typical freshwater assemblage dominated by chironomid larvae, oligochaetes, the gastropod Melanoides tuberculata (Muller, 1774) and the freshwater shrimp Caridina sp.
Aunque la introduccion de especies como la tilapia, carpa herbivora y los caracoles Melanoides tuberculata (Cruz Ascencio et al., 2003) y Tarebia granifera (Rangel Ruiz et al., 2011) no representan una amenaza seria por su alta tasa de captura; otra especie invasora que ha avanzado en su invasion, distribucion y abundancia en los ultimos anos es el pez diablo o pez armado (Barba et al., en prensa).
Population dynamics of freshwater molluscs (Gastropod: Melanoides tuberculata) in Crocker Range Park, Sabah.
1 1 2 1 Hirudinea Mollusca/ Thiaridae/ 19 67 87 43 Mesogastropoda Melanoides tuberculatus Mollusca/ Physidae/ 2 25 42 15 Basommatopho- sp.
chlamys (Benson, 1836), Lymnaea auricularia (Linnaeus, 1758) and Melanoides tuberculata (Muller, 1774).
A unique characteristic of the Gastropods is a phenomenon called "torsion" Melanoides tuberculata is one of species of class Gastropoda and phylum mollusca.