operculate


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operculate

(ō-pûr′kyə-lĭt) also

operculated

(-lā′tĭd)
adj.
Having an operculum.

o·per′cu·late′ (-lāt′, -lĭt) n.
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Medium-sized operculate snails of in tropical and subtropical regions of the Old World, with only few species reaching temperate areas in Europe and South Africa.
Small operculate snails with a worldwide tropical and subtropical distribution.