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an order of gastropods, including the true limpets, and having the teeth on the odontophore or lingual ribbon
Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. a beam + the tongue.]
Patellogastropoda, common name true limpets and historically called Docoglossa, is a major phylogenetic group of marine gastropods, treated by experts either as a clade or as a taxonomic order.
The clade Patellogastropoda is deemed monophyletic based on optimal phylogenetic analysis.
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