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Mollusca. Lamellibranchiata. Taxodonta, Anisomyaria

Mollusca. Lamellibranchiata. Taxodonta, Anisomyaria

Description

Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia

1) Pecten. Sensory organs along its mantle edges.
2) Transverse section: two shell valves connected by the ligament hinge, anterior adductor muscle which is smaller than the posterior one.
3) Lateral view of Mytilus. Branchial lamellae, adductor unequal muscles, foot and byssal gland with its filaments are well visible.
4) Shell hinge with numerous equal teeth (taxodont).
5, 6) Heterodont hinge.

People


Leuckart, Rudolf (Author)
Castelli, Stefano (Digitiser)
Michelon, Nicola (Digitiser)

Format


image/jpeg (909.31 kB)
wallchart

Subject


• Zoologia, Molluschi, Tavola didattica

Object languages:

German

Sources


• Cassettiera B - 9

Rights:

Creative Commons License
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