Muricacea

Muricacea

[‚myu̇r·ə′ka·shē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A superfamily of gastropod mollusks in the order Prosobranchia.
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Feeding biology of Ocenebra lurida (Prosobranchia: Muricacea): diet, predator-prey size relations, and attack behavior.
Significance of radular characters for reconstruction of thaidid phylogeny (Neogastropoda: Muricacea).
Species cohesiveness and genetic control of shell colour and form in Thais emarginata (Prosobranchia, Muricacea): preliminary results.
Species cohesiveness and genetic control of shell color and form in Thais emarginata (Prosobranchia, Muricacea): preliminary results.
Acanthina punctulata (Neogastropoda: Muricacea): Its distribution, activity, diet and predatory behavior.
Microgeographic variation in allozyme frequencies in relation to the degree of exposure to wave action in the dogwhelk Nucella lapillus (L.) (Prosobranchia, Muricacea).