Definition of Limacina. Meaning of Limacina. Synonyms of Limacina

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Definition of Limacina

Limacina
Limacina Lim`a*ci"na (l[i^]m`[.a]*s[imac]"n[.a]), n. [NL., from L. limax, limacis, a slug.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of small spiral pteropods, common in the Arctic and Antarctic seas. It contributes to the food of the right whales.

Meaning of Limacina from wikipedia

- Clione limacina, known as the naked sea butterfly, sea angel, and common clione, is a sea angel (pelagic sea slug) found from the surface to greater than...
- Limacina is a genus of swimming predatory sea snails commonly known as sea butterflies in the family Limacinidae. This genus contains some of the world's...
- Limacina helicina is a species of small swimming planktonic sea snail in the family Limacinidae, which belong to the group commonly known as sea butterflies...
- Limacina rangii is a species of swimming sea snail in the family Limacinidae, which belong to the group commonly known as sea butterflies (Thecosomata)...
- Limacina retroversa is a species of swimming predatory sea snail in the family Limacinidae, that belong to the group commonly known as sea butterflies...
- Archigraptis limacina is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in Burma and Thailand. tortricidae.com Razowski, J., 2005: Notes and...
- transparent, and very small, with the largest species (Clione limacina) reaching 5 cm. C. limacina is a polar species; those found in warmer waters are far...
- Cyligramma limacina is a moth of the family Erebidae. It is found in Africa, including Senegal, Mauritius and Madagascar....
- Staphylaea limacina, common name slug-like cowry, is a species of sea snail, a cowry, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Cypraeidae, the cowries...
- Eubela limacina is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Raphitomidae. The length of the s**** varies between 8 mm and 12 mm...
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