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phy·lum mol·lus·ca

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  1. Mollusca, phylum Molluscanoun

    gastropods; bivalves; cephalopods; chitons


  1. phylum mollusca

    Phylum Mollusca is a large taxonomic group of invertebrate animals known as mollusks. This phylum includes a diverse range of popular species, such as snails, clams, oysters, mussels, squids, and octopuses. Characterized by a soft unsegmented body, most species within this phylum have an external shell. Key features include a muscular foot, a visceral mass containing most of the internal organs, and a mantle which may secrete a calcium-based shell. They play significant roles in the ecosystem, including maintaining balance in many marine and terrestrial environments.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of phylum Mollusca in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of phylum Mollusca in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • फ़ाइलम मोलस्काHindi
  • ஃபைலம் மொல்லஸ்காTamil

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