Morphofunctional Properties of Mollusk Foot in Relation with Ecology

  • I. O. Alyakrinskaya


The level of mollusk foot development and swelling primarily depends on the mode of life and functional load of the tissues. It is highest for the polyfunctional foot, which is mediated by its specific structural features.


Structural Feature Functional Load Specific Structural Feature Morphofunctional Property 
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  • I. O. Alyakrinskaya
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  1. 1.Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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