n. genus of gastropod mollusks comprised of the periwinkles and sea snails

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  • Littorina — Littorina …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Littorina — steht für: Littorina (Eisenbahn), leichten Triebwagen mit Wärmekraftantrieb im italienischen Eisenbahnnetz Littorina (1975), ein Forschungskutter des IFM GEOMAR Littorina Transgression, einer geologischen Stufe der Ostsee Entwicklung der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Littorina —   [lateinisch], Gattung der Strandschnecken. * * * Lit|to|ri|na: usw. ↑Litorina usw. Li|to|ri|na, (Fachspr.:) Littorina, die; , ...nen [nlat., zu lat. litus, ↑litoral]: an der Nord u. Ostsee häufig vorkommende Strandschnecke …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Littorina — Lit to*ri na, n. [NL. See {Littoral}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A genus of small pectinibranch mollusks, having thick spiral shells, abundant between tides on nearly all rocky seacoasts. They feed on seaweeds. The common periwinkle is a well known example. See …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Littorina — Litto …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Littorina — Taxobox name = Littorina image width = 200px image caption = Common periwinkle, Littorina littorea regnum = Animalia phylum = Mollusca classis = Gastropoda ordo = Mesogastropoda familia = Littorinidae subfamilia = Littorininae genus = Littorina… …   Wikipedia

  • Littorina —   Littorina Litto …   Wikipedia Español

  • littorina — 1lit·to·rì·na s.f. TS zool. mollusco del genere Littorina | con iniz. maiusc., genere della famiglia dei Littorinidi, cui appartiene la Littorina neritoides, che vive sulle scogliere del Mediterraneo {{line}} {{/line}} VARIANTI: litorina. DATA:… …   Dizionario italiano

  • Littorina — noun type genus of the family Littorinidae: periwinkles • Syn: ↑genus Littorina • Hypernyms: ↑mollusk genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Littorinidae, ↑family Littorinidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • littorina — {{hw}}{{littorina}}{{/hw}}s. f. (ferr.) Automotrice con motore Diesel, a elevata velocità …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • Littorina — Lit|to|ri|na vgl. ↑Litorina …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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