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Definition of Thecosomata

Thecosomata
Thecosomata The`co*so"ma*ta, n. pl. [NL. See Theca, and Soma.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of Pteropoda comprising those species which have a shell. See Pteropoda. -- The`co*so"ma*tous, a.

Meaning of Thecosomata from wikipedia

- Sea butterflies, scientific name Thecosomata (thecosomes, "case/s****-body"), are a taxonomic suborder of small pelagic swimming sea snails. These are...
- Recent molecular data suggest the Gymnosomata form a sister group to the Thecosomata (other planktonic, weakly or nonmineralized gastropods), but this long-standing...
- Pteropoda encomp****es the two clades Thecosomata, the sea butterflies, and Gymnosomata, the sea angels. The Thecosomata (lit. "case-body") have a s****, while...
- Aplysiomorpha, have a small, flat, proteinaceous internal s****. The clades Thecosomata and Gymnosomata are small pelagic gastropods known as "sea butterflies"...
- hares Suborder Notaspidea P. Fischer, 1883 – sidegill slugs Suborder Thecosomata Blainville, 1824 sea butterflies with s**** Suborder Gymnosomata Blainville...
- Heterobranchia Informal group Opisthobranchia Clade Cephalaspidea Clade Thecosomata Clade Gymnosomata Clade Aplysiomorpha Group Acochlidiacea Clade Sacoglossa...
- Limacinidae, which belong to the group commonly known as sea butterflies (Thecosomata). Limacina helicina is a keystone species of mesozooplankton in Arctic...
- Heterobranchia Informal group Opisthobranchia Clade Cephalaspidea Clade Thecosomata Clade Gymnosomata Clade Aplysiomorpha Group Acochlidiacea Clade Sacoglossa...
- Euthecosomata is a taxonomic unit used to cl****ify sea snails. It is a suborder of the Thecosomata. Zipcode zoo info WoRMS info...
-   Cephalaspidea     Thecosomata     Gymnosomata     Aplysiomorpha     Acochlidiacea: Acochlidiidae, Tantulidae and Strubelliidae     Sacoglossa     Cylindrobullida...
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