dibranchiata definition

  • noun-plural:
    • An order of cephalopods including individuals with two gills, an apparatus for emitting an inky substance, and often eight or ten cephalic hands bearing suckers or hooks, as the octopi and squids. See cephalopoda.
    • An order of cephalopods including individuals with two gills, an apparatus for emitting an inky liquid, and either eight or ten cephalic arms bearing suckers or hooks, as octopi and squids. See cephalopoda.
  • others:
    • An order of acetabuliferous cephalopods, containing the decapod and octopod Cephalopoda.
    • An order of acetabuliferous cephalopods, containing the decapod and octopod Cephalopoda.
  • noun:
    • comprising all residing cephalopods except your family Nautilidae: the instructions Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)
    • comprising all residing cephalopods except your family Nautilidae: the sales Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)

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