Definition of Genus aplysia
1. Noun. Type genus of the family Aplysiidae.
Generic synonyms: Mollusk Genus
Group relationships: Aplysiidae, Family Aplysiidae, Family Tethyidae, Tethyidae
Member holonyms: Aplysia Punctata, Sea Hare
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Aplysia
Literary usage of Genus aplysia
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1. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria by Royal Society of Victoria (1902)
"genus aplysia, Linnaeus, 1767. APLYSIA CONCAVA, Sowerby. 1822. Aplysia concava, Sowerby. Genera, vol. ii., 6th pl., f. 3, No. 39. 1869. ..."
2. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1818)
"On the genus aplysia, commonly called Sea-Hare, on its Anatomy, and mi some of its Species. — The an tient history of this marine animal is involved in the ..."