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Most of these were invertebrates, like mollusks, worms, and crustaceans.
The 2017 World Snail Racing Championships were won by a mollusk named Larry.
Leonardo da Vinci proposed that fossils of marine creatures like mollusks found in the Italian countryside must have been evidence of ancient seas that once covered the land.
Here’s a taste of a few of our favorite new-school versions of French classics: Escargot L.A. has officially become a mollusk town.
One of the largest known mussel beds on the Willamette River, home to tens of thousands of mollusks that can live for up to a century on the river bottom, appears to be in poor health.
The video from his April 17 dive revealed vibrant sea creatures that have made the chilly northern waters their home—among them, a transparent Arctic jellyfish, a sparkly skeleton shrimp, and a white nudibranch, or soft-bodied mollusk.
The mammal’s teeth hint that Siamogale was a mollusk eater, Wang points out, similar to modern sea otters.
On days when the family can be together, everyone has his or her own role when working mollusks.
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First Known Use: 1783See Words from the same year
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