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  • The fibula is reduced to a mere rod-like rudiment of the upper end.
  • 3, a), but there are only three hind-toes, with a rudiment of the fifth metatarsal.
  • PrGabp l, Rudiment of the appendage of the praegenital somite which disappears.
  • As in other Gastropoda Anisopleura, this shell-sac may abnormally develop a plug of chitinous matter, but normally it flattens out and disappears, whilst the cap-like rudiment of the permanent shell is shed out from the dome-like surface of the visceral hump, in the centre of which the shell-sac existed for a brief period.
  • These last characteristics also separate them essentially from the Pycnogonida, some members of which resemble them to a certain extent in having only four pairs of limbs, no gnathites, no respiratory organs, a ganglionated ventral nervous system, and the abdomen reduced to a mere rudiment projecting between the last pair of legs.
 

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