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Neogastropoda

Index Neogastropoda

Neogastropoda is a clade of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks. [1]

85 relations: Babyloniidae, BMC Evolutionary Biology, Buccinidae, Buccinoidea, Busyconidae, Cancellariidae, Charitodoronidae, Chicoreus palmarosae, Clade, Clavatulidae, Clea (gastropod), Colubrariidae, Columbellidae, Conch, Cone snail, Conidae, Conoidea, Constantine Samuel Rafinesque, Costellariidae, Cystiscidae, Denticle (tooth feature), Digestive system of gastropods, Dioecy, Drilliidae, Early Cretaceous, Evolution, Fasciolaria, Fasciolariidae, Fossil, Ganglion, Gastropoda, Gill, Harpidae, Johannes Thiele (zoologist), Johnwyattiidae, Kidney, Late Cretaceous, Mantle (mollusc), Marginellidae, Melongenidae, Mitridae, Mitroidea, Mollusc shell, Mollusca, Muricidae, Muricoidea, Nassariidae, Ocean, Olfaction, Olive snail, ..., Olivellidae, Olivoidea, Osphradium, Paleocene, Perissityidae, Pholidotomidae, Pierre André Latreille, Pleioptygma, PLOS One, Predation, Proboscis, Pseudolividae, Pseudolivoidea, Pseudomelatomidae, Ptychatractidae, Radula, Rivomarginella, Saprotrophic nutrition, Sarganidae, Siphon, Siphonal canal, Speightiidae, Strepsiduridae, Strictispiridae, Synapomorphy and apomorphy, Taiomidae, Taxonomic rank, Taxonomy of the Gastropoda (Bouchet & Rocroi, 2005), Terebridae, Turbinellidae, Turridae, Volutidae, Volutomitridae, Weeksiidae, Whelk. Expand index (35 more) »

Babyloniidae

Babyloniidae is a taxonomic family of predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks within the superfamily Muricoidea.

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BMC Evolutionary Biology

BMC Evolutionary Biology is a peer-reviewed open access scientific journal covering all fields of evolutionary biology, including phylogenetics and palaeontology.

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Buccinidae

The Buccinidae are a very large and diverse taxonomic family of large sea snails, often known as whelks or true whelks.

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Buccinoidea

Buccinoidea is a taxonomic superfamily of very small to large predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks.

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Busyconidae

The Busyconidae are taxonomic family of large sea snails, often known as whelks.

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Cancellariidae

Cancellariidae, common name the nutmeg snails or nutmeg shells, are a family of small to medium-large sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Charitodoronidae

Charitodoronidae, known as mitre shells, are a taxonomic family of sea snails, widely distributed marine gastropod molluscs in the clade Mitroidea.

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Chicoreus palmarosae

Chicoreus palmarosae (rose-branch murex) is a species of predatory sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Muricidae, the murex snails.

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Clade

A clade (from κλάδος, klados, "branch"), also known as monophyletic group, is a group of organisms that consists of a common ancestor and all its lineal descendants, and represents a single "branch" on the "tree of life".

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Clavatulidae

Clavatulidae is a taxonomic family of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Conoidea.

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Clea (gastropod)

Clea is a genus of freshwater snails with opercula, aquatic gastropod mollusks in the family Nassariidae, a family, almost all of the rest of which are marine.

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Colubrariidae

Colubrariidae are a taxonomic family of medium-sized sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Buccinoidea.

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Columbellidae

The Columbellidae, the dove snails or dove shells, are a family of minute to small sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Conch

Conch is a common name that is applied to a number of different medium to large-sized shells.

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Cone snail

Cone snails, cone shells, or cones are common names for a large group of small to large-sized extremely venomous predatory sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs.

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Conidae

Conidae (also previously referred to as Coninae), with the current common name of "cone snails," is a taxonomic family (previously subfamily) of predatory sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the superfamily Conoidea.

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Conoidea

Conoidea is a superfamily of predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks within the suborder Hypsogastropoda.

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Constantine Samuel Rafinesque

Constantine Samuel Rafinesque-Schmaltz, as he is known in Europe (October 22, 1783 – September 18, 1840), was a nineteenth-century polymath born near Constantinople in the Ottoman Empire and self-educated in France.

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Costellariidae

Costellariidae sometimes called the "ribbed miters" is a taxonomic family of minute to medium-sized predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks.

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Cystiscidae

Cystiscidae is a taxonomic family of minute sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks or micromollusks.

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Denticle (tooth feature)

Denticles, also called serrations, are small bumps on a tooth that serve to give the tooth a serrated edge.

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Digestive system of gastropods

The digestive system of gastropods (slugs and snails of every kind) has evolved to suit almost every kind of diet and feeding behavior.

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Dioecy

Dioecy (Greek: διοικία "two households"; adjective form: dioecious) is a characteristic of a species, meaning that it has distinct male and female individual organisms.

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Drilliidae

The Drilliidae are a taxonomic family of small predatory sea snails with high-spired shells.

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Early Cretaceous

The Early Cretaceous/Middle Cretaceous (geochronological name) or the Lower Cretaceous (chronostratigraphic name), is the earlier or lower of the two major divisions of the Cretaceous.

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Evolution

Evolution is change in the heritable characteristics of biological populations over successive generations.

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Fasciolaria

Tulip snail, or Tulip shell is the common name for two or three species of large, predatory, subtropical and tropical sea snails from the Western Atlantic.

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Fasciolariidae

The Fasciolariidae, common name the "tulip snails and spindle snails", are a family of small to large sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Buccinoidea.

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Fossil

A fossil (from Classical Latin fossilis; literally, "obtained by digging") is any preserved remains, impression, or trace of any once-living thing from a past geological age.

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Ganglion

A ganglion is a nerve cell cluster or a group of nerve cell bodies located in the autonomic nervous system and sensory system.

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Gastropoda

The gastropods, more commonly known as snails and slugs, belong to a large taxonomic class of invertebrates within the phylum Mollusca, called Gastropoda.

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Gill

A gill is a respiratory organ found in many aquatic organisms that extracts dissolved oxygen from water and excretes carbon dioxide.

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Harpidae

The Harpidae, known as the harp snails, are the members of a taxonomic family of large predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks.

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Johannes Thiele (zoologist)

Johannes Thiele, full name Karl Hermann Johannes Thiele (1 October 1860 – 5 August 1935) was a German zoologist specialized in malacology.

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Johnwyattiidae

Johnwyattiidae is an extinct taxonomic family of fossil sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks.

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Kidney

The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs present in left and right sides of the body in vertebrates.

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Late Cretaceous

The Late Cretaceous (100.5–66 Ma) is the younger of two epochs into which the Cretaceous period is divided in the geologic timescale.

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Mantle (mollusc)

The mantle (also known by the Latin word pallium meaning mantle, robe or cloak, adjective pallial) is a significant part of the anatomy of molluscs: it is the dorsal body wall which covers the visceral mass and usually protrudes in the form of flaps well beyond the visceral mass itself.

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Marginellidae

Marginellidae, or the margin shells, are a taxonomic family of small, often colorful, sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Melongenidae

The Melongenidae, the crown conchs and their relatives, are a taxonomic family of large to very large marine gastropods in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Mitridae

Mitridae, known as mitre shells, are a taxonomic family of sea snails, widely distributed marine gastropod molluscs in the clade Mitroidea.

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Mitroidea

Mitroidea is a superfamily of Recent and fossil sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks within the order Neogastropoda.

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Mollusc shell

The mollusc (or molluskOften spelled mollusk shell in the USA; the spelling "mollusc" are preferred by) shell is typically a calcareous exoskeleton which encloses, supports and protects the soft parts of an animal in the phylum Mollusca, which includes snails, clams, tusk shells, and several other classes.

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Mollusca

Mollusca is a large phylum of invertebrate animals whose members are known as molluscs or mollusksThe formerly dominant spelling mollusk is still used in the U.S. — see the reasons given in Gary Rosenberg's.

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Muricidae

Muricidae is a large and varied taxonomic family of small to large predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks, commonly known as murex snails or rock snails.

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Muricoidea

Muricoidea is a taxonomic superfamily of predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Nassariidae

The Nassariidae, Nassa mud snails (USA), or dog whelks (UK), are a taxonomic family of small to medium-sized sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Ocean

An ocean (the sea of classical antiquity) is a body of saline water that composes much of a planet's hydrosphere.

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Olfaction

Olfaction is a chemoreception that forms the sense of smell.

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Olive snail

Olive snails, also known as olive shells and olives, scientific name Olividae, are a taxonomic family of medium to large predatory sea snails with smooth, shiny, elongated oval-shaped shells.

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Olivellidae

Olivellidae, common name the "dwarf olives", are a family of small predatory sea snails with smooth, shiny, elongated oval-shaped shells.

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Olivoidea

Olivoidea is a taxonomic superfamily of minute to medium-large predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Osphradium

The osphradium is an olfactory organ in certain molluscs, linked with the respiration organ.

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Paleocene

The Paleocene or Palaeocene, the "old recent", is a geological epoch that lasted from about.

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Perissityidae

Perissityidae is an extinct taxonomic family of fossil sea snails, i.e., marine gastropod mollusks.

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Pholidotomidae

Pholidotomidae is an extinct taxonomic family of fossil predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Muricoidea.

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Pierre André Latreille

Pierre André Latreille (29 November 1762 – 6 February 1833) was a French zoologist, specialising in arthropods.

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Pleioptygma

Pleioptygma is a genus of large sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Muricoidea.

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PLOS One

PLOS One (stylized PLOS ONE, and formerly PLoS ONE) is a peer-reviewed open access scientific journal published by the Public Library of Science (PLOS) since 2006.

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Predation

Predation is a biological interaction where a predator (a hunting animal) kills and eats its prey (the organism that is attacked).

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Proboscis

A proboscis is an elongated appendage from the head of an animal, either a vertebrate or an invertebrate.

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Pseudolividae

Pseudolividae is a taxonomic family of medium-sized sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Pseudolivoidea.

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Pseudolivoidea

Pseudolivoidea is a taxonomic superfamily of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Pseudomelatomidae

Pseudomelatomidae is a family of predatory sea snails, marine gastropods included in the superfamily Conoidea (previously Conacea) and part of the Neogastropoda (Bouchet & Rocroi, 2005).

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Ptychatractidae

Ptychatractidae is a taxonomic family of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Pseudolivoidea.

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Radula

The radula (plural radulae or radulas) is an anatomical structure that is used by mollusks for feeding, sometimes compared to a tongue.

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Rivomarginella

Rivomarginella is a genus of freshwater snails, gastropod mollusks in the family Marginellidae, the margin snails.

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Saprotrophic nutrition

Saprotrophic nutrition or lysotrophic nutrition is a process of chemoheterotrophic extracellular digestion involved in the processing of decayed (dead or waste) organic matter.

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Sarganidae

Sarganidae is an extinct family of Cretaceous-aged predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Siphon

The word siphon (from σίφων "pipe, tube", also spelled syphon) is used to refer to a wide variety of devices that involve the flow of liquids through tubes.

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Siphonal canal

The siphonal canal is an anatomical feature of the shells of certain groups of sea snails within the clade Neogastropoda.

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Speightiidae

Speightiidae is an extinct taxonomic family of fossil sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks.

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Strepsiduridae

Strepsiduridae is a taxonomic family of predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Muricoidea, but its position is doubtful.

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Strictispiridae

Strictispiridae is a taxonomic family of small predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Conoidea, the cone snails and their allies.

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Synapomorphy and apomorphy

In phylogenetics, apomorphy and synapomorphy refer to derived characters of a clade – characters or traits that are derived from ancestral characters over evolutionary history.

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Taiomidae

Taiomidae is an extinct taxonomic family of fossil predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Taxonomic rank

In biological classification, taxonomic rank is the relative level of a group of organisms (a taxon) in a taxonomic hierarchy.

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Taxonomy of the Gastropoda (Bouchet & Rocroi, 2005)

The taxonomy of the Gastropoda as it was revised in 2005 by Philippe Bouchet and Jean-Pierre Rocroi is a system for the scientific classification of gastropod mollusks.

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Terebridae

The Terebridae, commonly referred to as auger shells or auger snails, is a group or family of small to large predatory marine gastropods.

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Turbinellidae

Turbinellidae are a family of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda.

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Turridae

Turridae is a taxonomic family name for a number of predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Conoidea.

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Volutidae

Volutidae, common name volutes, are a taxonomic family of predatory sea snails that range in size from 9 mm to over 500 mm, marine gastropod mollusks.

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Volutomitridae

Volutomitridae is a family of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Muricoidea.

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Weeksiidae

†Weeksiidae is an extinct taxonomic family of fossil sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks.

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Whelk

Whelk is a common name that is applied to various kinds of sea snail.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neogastropoda

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