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heteropoda


heteropoda


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Heteropoda  \Het`e*rop"o*da\,  n.  pl  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?  other  + 
  -poda.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  An  order  of  pelagic  Gastropoda,  having  the  foot  developed 
  into  a  median  fin.  Some  of  the  species  are  naked;  others  as 
  {Carinaria}  and  {Atlanta},  have  thin  glassy  shells.