opisthopulmonate definition

  • adjective:
    • getting the pulmonary sac situated posteriorly; -- stated of certain air-breathing Mollusca.
  • others:
    • Having posterior lung area: put on those pulmonale gastropods where the pulmonary sac is posterior, the ventricle of heart anterior, the auricle posterior, together with pallial area tiny: the contrary of prosopulmonate.
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