stylommatophora

Stylommatophora

Sty*lom`ma*toph"o*ra\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? column + ? eye + ? to bear.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of Pulmonata in which the eyes are situated at the tips of the tentacles. It includes the common land snails and slugs. See Illust. under Snail.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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