Marine Review 12 - MarineVocab LindseyAronoff Period3 1)

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Marine Vocab Lindsey Aronoff Period 3 1) Bivalve     - A type of mollusk whose body is covered by a two pieced, hinged shell 2) Byssus     - A tough protein secreted by a gland in the front of some bivalves that  commonly takes the form of threads. 3) Cephalopod     - An animal belonging to the molluscan class Cephalopoda, which includes  squids, octopods, cuttlefishes, and nautiloids. 4) Cerata     - Projections on the body of a nudibranch that function in gas exchange. 5) Conchiolin     - The protein that makes up the periostracum of a molluscan shell. 6) Gastropod     - A member of the molluscan class Gastropoda, which includes snails,  limpets, abalones, and nudibranchs. 7) Mantle     - The part of a mollusc’s body that secretes its shell. 8) Mantle Cavity     - The space between a mollusc’s mantle and its body. 9)
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Marine Review 12 - MarineVocab LindseyAronoff Period3 1)

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