limacina definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of little spiral pteropods, common in Arctic and Antarctic seas. It plays a role in the foodstuff of this right whales.
    • A genus of pteropods, typical of the family Limacinidæ. L. borealis is one of the animals which form brit or whale-food.
  • others:
    • Just Like Limacea.
    • A subfamily of Helicidæ, limited to the genus Limax: same as Limacinæ.

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