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Molluscs; Mollusca

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Molluscs are amazingly diverse; the three common features defining them are a mantle with a cavity used for breathing and excretion, a radula for eating, and the structure of their nervous system. Bivalve Molluscs; Bivalvia. Molluscs with 2 connected outer shells - Clams, Mussels, Oysters and the likes. (5 Galleries) Squid and Octopus; Cephalopoda Sophisticated eyes, adhesive tentacles, an ink screen defense mechanism and more. These are most impressive creatures ! (8 Galleries) Nudibranch and other Sea Slugs; Opisthobranchia A bunch of sea snails with no shells; true Nudibranchs, Sea Hares,...

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