Pseudolamellibranchia

plural noun Pseu·do·lamellibranchia \"+\

Definition of Pseudolamellibranchia

in some classifications

  1. :  an order of Lamel libranchia comprising bivalve mollusks (as scallops, pearl oysters, true oysters) having gills with interfilamentary and interlamellar junctions poorly developed, the mantle edges entirely open, and the anterior adductor muscle usually wanting

pseudolamellibranchiate

\"+\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of pseudolamellibranchia

New Latin, from pseud- + Lamellibranchia


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