Definitions for keyhole limpet

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word keyhole limpet

Princeton's WordNet

  1. keyhole limpet, Fissurella apertura, Diodora apertura(noun)

    marine limpet having a conical shell with an opening at the apex


  1. Keyhole limpet

    Fissurellidae, common name the keyhole limpets and slit limpets, is a taxonomic family of limpet-like sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the clade Vetigastropoda. Fissurellidae is the only family in the superfamily Fissurelloidea.

Images & Illustrations of keyhole limpet


Find a translation for the keyhole limpet definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these keyhole limpet definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"keyhole limpet." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 28 Nov. 2015. < limpet>.

Are we missing a good definition for keyhole limpet? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for keyhole limpet:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.