Onchidiidae


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Onchidiidae

[‚äŋ·kə′dī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
An intertidal family of sluglike pulmonate mollusks of the order Systellommatophora in which the body is oval or lengthened, with the convex dorsal integument lacking a mantle cavity or shell.
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Phylogenetic implications of the spermatozoon fine structure in the onchidiidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda).