pelecypod


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pelecypod

(pə-lĕs′ə-pŏd′)
n.

pelecypod

see BIVALVE.
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It is Paleocene in age and associated with shallow marine environment due to abundance of coralline algae, gastropods, pelecypods, echinoid fragments and other skeletal debris.
The shelly debris in these specimens came from sessile epi- and in-faunal organisms (mainly pelecypods and brachiopods but also encrusting algae or bacteria) that lived in the region and that are highly negative with respect to [sup.
The fauna of the lagoonal muds of Agoulenitsa Lagoon are mainly brackish, characterized by the edible pelecypod Cerastoderma edule.
Functional morphology and palaeontological significance of the conchiolin layers in corbulid pelecypods.
Fine-structural localization of acid phosphatase in granulocytes of the pelecypod Mercenaria mercenaria.
5) Twenty-five meters of gray, thick-bedded limestone including many pelecypod fossils.
One month after water diversion, total macroinvertebrate, chironomid, ceratopogonid and pelecypod densities were still significantly reduced relative to the reference site (pre- post2 diversion contrasts), and remained so 2 mo after diversion (pre- post3 diversion contrasts).
The recognizable skeletal allochem include; echinoderms, brachiopods, gastropods, pelecypod, dasycladacean algae and bioclasts.
The Biostratigraphic study of pelecypod and gastropod fauna of Eocene in Thano Bula Khan have prominent position in biostratigraphy of Sindh.