Nudibranchia


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Nudibranchia

[‚nüd·ə′braŋ·kē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A suborder of the Opisthobranchia containing the sea slugs; these mollusks lack a shell and a mantle cavity, and the gills are variable in size and shape.
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Ametamorphic direct development in Dendrodoris behrensi (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae), with a review of developmental mode in the family.
Phylum Mollusca Class Gastropoda Order Nudibranchia Family Polyceratidae Polycera alabe Collier & Farmer 1964 Inkstain nudibranch (Fig.
Development and metamorphosis of the planktotrophic larvae of Rostanga pulchra (Molhisca: Nudibranchia).
Ultrastructure of a cephalic sensory organ in larvae of the gastropod Phestilla sibogae (Aeolidacea, Nudibranchia).
Report of the Biological Survey of Mutsu Bay (27) Nudibranchia of Mutsu Bay.
Defensive allomones in the three species of Hypselodoris (Gastropoda: Nudibranchia) from the Cantabrian Sea.
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Nudibranch slugs (Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia), especially the eolids (Nudibranchia, Aeolidacea), which have no shell, are exposed to nematocysts fired by their prey (Martin and Walther, 2002).
Ultrastructure of a cephalic sensory organ in the larvae of the gastropod Phestilla sibogae (Aeolidacea, Nudibranchia).