basommatophora

Basommatophora

Ba*som`ma*toph"o*ra\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? base + ? eye + ? to bear.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of Pulmonifera having the eyes at the base of the tentacles, including the common pond snails.
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