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*  Mollusca
Some molluscs sting or bite, but deaths from mollusc venoms total less than 10% of those from jellyfish stings. All octopuses ... Mollusk vs Mollusc". For the spelling mollusc, see the reasons given in: Brusca & Brusca. Invertebrates (2nd ed.). Chapman, A.D ... were molluscs or closely related to molluscs, debates arise about the relationships between the classes of living molluscs. In ... Molluscs that use such a system remain of one sex all their lives and rely on external fertilization. Some molluscs use ...
*  List of MeSH codes (D23)
... wasp venoms MeSH D23.946.833.230 --- cnidarian venoms MeSH D23.946.833.370 --- fish venoms MeSH D23.946.833.590 --- mollusk ... fish venoms MeSH D23.946.580.450 --- holothurin MeSH D23.946.580.565 --- lyngbya toxins MeSH D23.946.580.590 --- mollusk venoms ... arthropod venoms MeSH D23.946.833.065.055 --- ant venoms MeSH D23.946.833.065.115 --- bee venoms MeSH D23.946.833.065.115.060 ... viper venoms MeSH D23.946.833.850.960.200 --- crotalid venoms MeSH D23.946.833.850.960.200.050 --- ancrod MeSH D23.946.833.850. ...
*  Cypraeidae
Some mollusc-eating cones, such as Conus textile, can inject venom into the cowry's flesh. The cone then extends its stomach ... These are marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Cypraeoidea, the cowries and cowry allies. Cypraeidae have adult shells ... through the shell to inject a venom that kills the animal within. The eating habits of cowries are poorly known, because most ...
*  Molluscs in culture
Their venom is a complex mixture of toxins, some fast-acting and others slower but deadlier. Many painful stings have been ... ISBN 978-0-345-47638-8. "Mollusk recipes (2,903 recipes)". Cookpad. Retrieved 20 January 2018. "Mollusks". Food & Wine. ... Practical interactions with molluscs range from their use as food, where species as diverse as snails and squid are eaten in ... Most molluscs with shells can produce pearls, but only the pearls of bivalves and some gastropods, whose shells are lined with ...
*  Megaleledone
M. setebos feeds by drilling small holes in large, shelled mollusks, and then injecting its poisonous saliva. The venom even ... doi:10.1017/S0025315403007148h Antarctic octopuses found with cold-resistant venom. Reuters, July 22, 2010.. ...
*  Red Sea species hazardous to humans
Cone shells house molluscs which use a venomous harpoon to kill their prey. The venom causes paralysis which may lead to death ... The venom can be fatal. Lionfish such as Pterois miles have stinging spines which rarely inflict a fatal wound but which may be ... The venom may cause highly painful wounds and even paralysis. Daley, Audrey (1994). Shark. Hodder & Stroughton. ISBN 0-340- ... Scorpionfish have venomous spines similar to those of the stonefish, and although the venom is less deadly it may still prove ...
*  Surugatoxin
... (SGTX) is a type of venom found in the mid-gut digestive gland of the Japanese ivory mollusk Babylonia japonica, a ... SGTX is contained in the mid-gut digestive gland of the Japanese ivory mollusk, Babylonia japonica, which is used as an ... Hayashi, E; S Yamada (1975). "Pharmacological Studies on Surugatoxin, the Toxic Principle from Japanese Ivory Mollusc ( ... a structurally similar compound derived from the same mollusk, Babylonia japonica. A food poisoning outbreak of 26 cases in the ...
*  List of MeSH codes (D20)
... wasp venoms MeSH D20.888.230 --- cnidarian venoms MeSH D20.888.370 --- fish venoms MeSH D20.888.590 --- mollusk venoms MeSH ... arthropod venoms MeSH D20.888.065.055 --- ant venoms MeSH D20.888.065.115 --- bee venoms MeSH D20.888.065.115.060 --- apamin ... viper venoms MeSH D20.888.850.960.200 --- crotalid venoms MeSH D20.888.850.960.200.050 --- ancrod MeSH D20.888.850.960.200.105 ... elapid venoms MeSH D20.888.850.325.139 --- bungarotoxins MeSH D20.888.850.325.220 --- cobra venoms MeSH D20.888.850.325.220.190 ...
*  Guido Poppe
2009 Poppe G. T. - Conidae in the Philippine Marine Mollusks Volume II. 2009 Seronay, R. A. et al. - Accessing novel conoidean ... venoms_Biodiverse_lumun-lumun_marine_communities_an_untapped_biological_and_toxinological_resource._Toxicon_56_1257-1266 Poppe ... I 2008 Poppe, with the collaboration of 17 authors "in Poppe": Philippines Marine Mollusks Vol. II 2009 Poppe, G. T - New ... 2017 Poppe, G. T. - Philippines Marine Mollusks Vol. V. In 1999 with Klaus Groh, he started the prestigious series "A ...
*  Molluscivore
... shelled molluscs, or crabs. Molluscivory is performed in several ways. In some cases, the mollusc prey are simply swallowed ... It is thought that the conotoxins in the venom of cone snails are able to completely relax this muscle so that the body can be ... As many molluscs are protected by a shell, the feeding techniques applied amongst molluscivore fish are highly specialized and ... Molluscs are attached to their shell by strong muscular ligaments, making the shell's removal difficult. Molluscivorous birds, ...
*  Conus magus
Molluscs of Arnhem Land. Records of the American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land 4 (Zoology): 9-43 Wilson, B.R ... Their venom contains conotoxins which have powerful neurotoxic effects. Given that they are capable of "stinging" humans, live ... Conus magus, common name the magical cone, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae, the ...
*  Combtooth blenny
These blennies have fang-like teeth with venom glands at their bases. Species of the genera Aspidontus and Plagiotremus (such ... mollusks, and other sessile invertebrates are the primary food items for most species; others eat algae or plankton. One ...
*  Coninae
They hunt and immobilize prey using a modified radular tooth and a venom gland containing neurotoxins; the tooth is launched ... marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Conoidea. These are sophisticated predatory animals. ...
*  Gemmula
... , common name the gem turrids, is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Turridae, the turrids. ... They are venomous with disulfide-rich polypeptides in their venom ducts. These bioactive peptides are likely to become a ...
*  Inhibitor cystine knot
The motif is common in invertebrate toxins such as those from arachnids and molluscs. The motif is also found in some inhibitor ... ICK peptide components of venoms target voltage-gated ion channels but members of the family also act as antibacterial and ...
*  Conus purpurascens
Conantokin-P is a toxin derived from the venom of Conus purpurascens. The size of the shell varies between 33 mm and 80 mm. The ... Conus purpurascens, common name the purple cone, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae, ...
*  Conus lynceus
Conantokin-L is a toxin derived from the venom of Conus lynceus. This is an Indo-Pacific species. along Taiwan, the Philippines ... Conus lynceus, common name the lynceus cone, is a species of predatory sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family ...
*  Spine (zoology)
Venom can cause intense pain, and can sometimes result in death if left untreated. On the other hand, being pricked by a ... They are a feature of the shell of a number of different species of gastropod and bivalve mollusks, including the venus clam ... The spine of some animals are capable of injecting venom. In the case of some large species of stingray, a puncture with the ... Because many species of fish and invertebrates carry venom within their spines, a general rule of thumb is to treat every ...
*  Outline of evolution
... of cells Evolution of flagella Evolution of mammalian auditory ossicles Evolution of nervous systems Evolution of snake venom ... of cephalopods Evolution of fish Evolution of insects Evolution of butterflies Peppered moth evolution Evolution of molluscs ...
*  Biodiversity of New Caledonia
The local sea snakes laticaudinae have venom ten times as potent as rattlesnake venom. Before the arrival of Europeans, the ... The endemic mollusc Nautilus macromphalus is one of only four Nautilus species known in the world, the only living group of ... Seeds of grasses, spores of algae, and the eggs of molluscs and other invertebrates may stick to the feet or feathers of birds ... They include freshwater sponges, annelid worms, molluscs terrestrial and freshwater, arachnids, scorpions and mygales of this ...
*  Conus rolani
Conantokin-R1-A is a toxin derived from the venom of Conus rolani. This marine species occurs off Taiwan and Papua New Guinea. ... Conus rolani, common name Rolan's cone, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae, the cone ...
*  Batrachoididae
They tend to be omnivorous, eating sea worms, crustaceans, mollusks, and other fish. They often hide in rock crevices, among ... these are hollow and connect to venom glands capable of delivering a painful wound to predators. Toadfishes are found worldwide ...
*  Conus victoriae
... the expression of the venom gland proteome and the role of the venom bulb in delivery of venom components to the radulae. This ... Conus victoriae, common name the Queen Victoria cone, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family ... A component of its venom, alpha conotoxin Vc1.1 (ACV1) has been shown to be a potent analgesic in pain tests in animals and is ... Conus victoriae is a mollusc-eating cone (molluscivore) possibly related to Conus textile . It differs from Conus textile in ...
*  Conus ermineus
... , common name the turtle cone, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae, the ... Conantokin-E is a toxin derived from the venom of Conus ermineus. It is a fishing eating species. Utilizes specialized hollow ... harpoon like radula tooth to harpoon small fish and paralyze them with venom to facilitate swallowing. Minimum recorded depth ...
*  Argiotoxin
This spider's venom shows varied action mechanisms that affect the different parts of the nervous impulse transmission chain. ... Referring to invertebrates, Planorbarius corneus is a mollusc involved in one of the many ionic experiments. To begin with, ... This is a polyamine toxin isolated from the Argiope lobata's venom. However, there are still some difficulties, as ArgTX-636 ... Argiotoxin can be classified, according to the 1980s classification of spider venoms, as a toxin of the acylpolyamines family, ...
*  List of The Asylum monsters
She was a Spanish woman given an Aztec curse that caused her to spit several corn snakes until she spat venom. After doing so, ... The Hibernation Chamber Guardian is 40 foot mollusk-like organism that guards the sauceroid aliens in their hibernation chamber ...