asiphonida

Asiphonida

As`i*phon"i*da\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. 'a priv. + ? a tube.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of bivalve mollusks destitute of siphons, as the oyster; the asiphonate mollusks.
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