Definition of Octopoda. Meaning of Octopoda. Synonyms of Octopoda

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Definition of Octopoda

Octopoda
Octocerata Oc`to*cer"a*ta, n.pl. [NL., fr. Gr.? eight + ?, a horn.] (Zo["o]l.) A suborder of Cephalopoda including Octopus, Argonauta, and allied genera, having eight arms around the head; -- called also Octopoda.
Octopoda
Octopoda Oc*top"o*da, n.pl. [NL.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) Same as Octocerata. (b) Same as Arachnida.

Meaning of Octopoda from wikipedia

- (plural octopuses) is a soft-bodied, eight-limbed mollusc of the order Octopoda (/ɒkˈtɒpədə/, ok-TO-pə-də). Around 300 species are recognised, and the...
- cl****ification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Mollusca Cl****: Cephalopoda Order: Octopoda Family: Octopodidae Genus: Thaumoctopus Norman & Hochberg, 2005 Species:...
- Retrieved 10 May 2014. O'Shea, Steve (1999). "The marine fauna of New Zealand: Octopoda (Mollusca: Cepahlopoda)". Niwa Biodiversity Memoirs. Wellington: NIWA Research...
- of the superfamily Argonautoidea in the suborder Incirrata of the order Octopoda. The seven-arm octopus is so named because in males, the hectocotylus (a...
- iridescence is exposed thereby revealing the blue color. In common with other Octopoda, the blue-ringed octopus swims by expelling water from a funnel in a form...
- Incirrata (or Incirrina) is a suborder of the order Octopoda. The suborder contains the cl****ic "benthic octopuses," as well as many pelagic octopus families...
- reduced and used only as a sensory filament in the Vampyromorphida, while Octopoda species have totally lost that arm pair. The earliest certain coleoids...
- small-egg Caribbean pygmy octopus, is a small octopus species in the order Octopoda. Fully grown, this cephalopod reaches a mantle length of 4.5 centimetres...
- "Systematics, distribution, and biology of cephalopods of the genus Tremoctopus (Octopoda: Tremoctopodidae)". Bulletin of Marine Science. 27 (3): 353–392. Listen...
- †Trachyteuthididae (incertae sedis) Order Vampyromorphida: vampire squid Order Octopoda Genus †Keuppia (incertae sedis) Genus †Palaeoctopus (incertae sedis) Genus...
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