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Tarebia Granifera - Ecology - Life Cycle
... structure lying immediately above the oesophagus and develops only after the snail has reached maturity ... cite the same statistic that females can give birth to one juvenile every 12 hours! Young snails emerge through a birth pore on the right side of the head ... as one or more ‘cohorts’ or ‘pulses’ which stop before the birth rate of young snails reaches its maximum ...
Love Dart - Morphology of Darts
... within the reproductive system of several families of air-breathing snails and slugs, mainly in terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks within the clade Stylommatophora ... Darts can range in size from about 30 millimetres (1.2 in) long in the larger snail species, down to about 1 millimetre (0.04 in) in the smallest snails that have ... For example, individual snails of the two rather similar helicid species Cepaea hortensis and Cepaea nemoralis can sometimes only be distinguished by ...
List Of Marine Molluscs Of Chile
... In other words it is a list of salt water species of snails, clams and other molluscs ... The list does not include land snails or slugs, or freshwater snails or clams ...
Liniaxis
... Liniaxis is a genus of medium-sized sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the subfamily Coralliophilinae, the coral snails, within the family Muricidae, the murex snails and rock snails ...
Sigmurethra
... Sigmurethra is a taxonomic category of air-breathing land snails and slugs, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod molluscs ... This is an Informal Group which includes the majority of land snails and slugs ... Several families in this group contain species of snails and slugs that create love darts ...

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