Psolidae

Psolidae

[′säl·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of echinoderms in the order Dendrochirotida characterized by a ventral adhesive sucker and a U-shaped gut, with the mouth and anus opening upward on the adoral surface.
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-- Infraclase Opistobranchia Elysia diomedea -- Felimida sphoni -- Flabellina cynara -- Especie 98 99 Filo Echinodermata Clase Asteroidea Pharia pyramidata -- 0.05 [+ or -] 0 Phataria unifascialis 0.05 [+ or -] 0 0.16 [+ or -] 0.1 Clase Echinoidea Astropyga pulvinata -- -- Diadema mexicanum 0.20 [+ or -] 0.05 0.18 [+ or -] 0.05 Echinometra vanbrunti -- -- Eucidaris thouarsii 0.55 [+ or -] 0.58 1.09 [+ or -] 1.12 Clase Holothuroidea Holothuria (Selenko- -- -- thuria) lubrica Isostichopus fuscus -- -- Psolidae spp.
PSOLIDAE Psolus squamatus CHORDATA, ASCIDIACEA PYURIDAE Pyura haustor Pyura miranilis Maria Veronica Morales-Zarate (1), Alfredo Zayas-Alvarez (1) Cesar A.
Development and metamorphosis of two psolid sea cucumbers, Psolus chitonoides and Psolidum bullatum, with a review of reproductive patterns in the family Psolidae (Holothuroidea: Echinodermata).Mar.