Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Pulmonata - large order of gastropods usually breathing by means of a lung-like sac comprising most land snails and slugs and many freshwater snails
animal order - the order of animals
class Gasteropoda, class Gastropoda, Gasteropoda, Gastropoda - snails and slugs and their relatives
family Helicidae, Helicidae - land snails including the common edible snail and some pests
family Physidae, Physidae - freshwater snails
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Kablaskova, "Larval trematodes (Digenea) of the great pond snail, lymnaea stagnalis (L.), (Gastropoda, pulmonata) in Central Europe: A survey of species and key to their identification," Parasite, vol.
Simone, "Eoholocene malacofauna (Gastropoda, Pulmonata) from a cave of National Park of Ubajara," Estudos Geologicos, vol.
(1965) The genital systems of Discartemon stenostomus and Huttonella bicolor (Hutton) (Pulmonata, Streptaxidae) from Malaya.
T., Distribution, feeding behavior and control strategies of the exotic land snail Achatina fulica (Gastropoda: Pulmonata) in the northeast of Brazil.
A new dartless species of Cahuillus (Pulmonata: Helminthoglyptidae) from the Mojave Desert, California with a reassignment of Eremarionta rowelli unifasciata.
Seasonal bioconcentration of heavy metals in Onchidium struma (Gastropoda: Pulmonata) from Chongming Island, the Yangtze estuary, China.
[10.] Feldmeyer B, Wheat CW, Krezdorn N, Rotter B, Pfenninger M (2011) Short read Illumina data for the de novo assembly of a non-model snail species transcriptome (Radix balthica, Basommatophora, Pulmonata), and a comparison of assembler performance.
Table I: List of items contained in Sturnus vulgaris digestive tracts Stations Catches Test garden Hamma Number of Guts Examined 48 Classes Orders Families Numbers Gastropoda Pulmonata Helicellidae 6 Helicidae 2 Cochlicellidae 26 Arachnida Aranea Aranea sp.