Protobranchia

Protobranchia

[‚prōd·ō′braŋ·kē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A small and primitive order in the class Bivalvia; the hinge is taxodont in all but one family, there is a central ligament pit, and the anterior and posterior adductor muscles are nearly equal in size.
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Fifty-nine previously published, complete bivalve mitogenomes from species in the Pteriomorphia, Protobranchia, Palaeoheterodonta, and Heteroconchia were used for phylogenetic analysis.
Con el desarrollo de los Proyectos "Diversidad y Conservacion de los Bivalvos Protobranchia y Pteriomorphia del Mar peruano" (Paredes & Cardoso 2001a, 2003a, Cornejo & Paredes 2004) y "Diversidad y Conservacion de los Bivalvos Heterodonta y Anomalodesmata del mar peruano" (Paredes & Cardoso 2001b, 2003a y b, Cornejo & Paredes 2004), entre los anos 2002 y 2004, se actualizo la informacion de bivalvos marinos proporcionada por Paredes et al.
The family Nuculidae (Bivalvia: Protobranchia) in South Africa and Mozambique.
Embryogenesis, morphology and ultrastructure of the pericalynima larva of Acila castrensis (Bivalvia: Protobranchia: Nuculoida).
(2002): The Neogene Amphineura and Bivalvia (Protobranchia and Pteriomorphia) from Kallo and Doel (Oostvlaanderen Belgium).
Size-dependent reproductive traits of Yoldia notabilis (Bivalvia: Protobranchia).
Into the deep: a phylogenetic approach to the bivalve subclass Protobranchia. Mol.
En esta oportunidad se da a conocer el hallazgo de 3 especies de Bivalvos de la subclase Protobranchia, y 7 especies de la Subclase Heterodonta, que son registradas por primera vez para el mar peruano.
morphology and ultrastrueture of the peiicalymma larva of Acila castrensis (Bivalvia: Protobranchia: Nuculoida).
Crystalline styles are found in all bivalve taxonomic groups except the subclass Protobranchia, and they also occur in some orders of herbivorous gastropods.
Ammonium and free amino acids as nitrogen sources for the chemoautotrophic symbiosis Solemya reidi Bernard (Bivalvia: Protobranchia).
Palabras claves: Mollusca, Protobranchia, Pteriomorphia, nuevos registros, Peru.