PROSOBRANCHIA Milne-Edwards, 1848
(operculate molluscs)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Shell - dry - dorsal view (Click to view)Crawling - viewed from left side below (Click to view)Shells - top view - moist (Click to view)
Order 7 illustrated subtaxa 5 ident. refs
In water - dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Crawling - dorsal view (Click to view)
Order 8 illustrated subtaxa 4 ident. refs
Taxonomic hierarchy:
SubclassPROSOBRANCHIA (operculate molluscs)
ClassGASTROPODA (slugs and snails)
PhylumMOLLUSCA (slugs, snails, bivalves, octopus, sea slugs)
SuperphylumLOPHOTROCHOZOA (molluscs and relatives)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 28 general literature references relevant to PROSOBRANCHIA (operculate molluscs)

PROSOBRANCHIA (operculate molluscs) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 16 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for PROSOBRANCHIA (operculate molluscs)
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