Aspidobranchia

Aspidobranchia

As`pi*do*bran"chi*a\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, shield + ? gills.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of Gastropoda, with limpetlike shells, including the abalone shells and keyhole limpets.
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