Crossword Clues

The system found 23 answers for saltwater bivalves crossword clue. Our system collect crossword clues from most populer crossword, cryptic puzzle, quick/small crossword that found in Daily Mail, Daily Telegraph, Daily Express, Daily Mirror, Herald-Sun, The Courier-Mail, Dominion Post and many others popular newspaper. Enter the answer length or the answer pattern to get better results.

Saltwater Bivalves Crossword Clue and Answers List

COCKLES Saltwater bivalves
OYSTERS Saltwater bivalves
BRINE Saltwater
OYSTER Saltwater bivalve
DEADSEA Saltwater lake
LAGOON Shallow saltwater haven
BEARD The gills of some bivalves, as the oyster.
ANODON A genus of fresh-water bivalves, having no teeth at the hinge.
ESCUTCHEON The depression behind the beak of certain bivalves; the ligamental area.
PANDORA A genus of marine bivalves, in which one valve is flat, the other convex.
OSTRACEAN Any one of a family of bivalves, of which the oyster is the type.
XYLOPHAGA A genus of marine bivalves which bore holes in wood. They are allied to Pholas.
NAIAD Any species of a tribe (Naiades) of freshwater bivalves, including Unio, Anodonta, and numerous allied genera; a river mussel.
PALLET One of a pair of shelly plates that protect the siphon tubes of certain bivalves, as the Teredo. See Illust. of Teredo.
WEDGE-SHELL Any one of numerous species of small marine bivalves belonging to Donax and allied genera in which the shell is wedge-shaped.
CEPHALATA A large division of Mollusca, including all except the bivalves; -- so called because the head is distinctly developed. See Illustration in Appendix.
LITHODOME Any one of several species of bivalves, which form holes in limestone, in which they live; esp., any species of the genus Lithodomus.
DRILL A marine gastropod, of several species, which kills oysters and other bivalves by drilling holes through the shell. The most destructive kind is Urosalpinx cinerea.
AVICULA A genus of marine bivalves, having a pearly interior, allied to the pearl oyster; -- so called from a supposed resemblance of the typical species to a bird.
XYLOTRYA A genus of marine bivalves closely allied to Teredo, and equally destructive to timber. One species (Xylotrya fimbriata) is very common on the Atlantic coast of the United States.
MALACOBDELLA A genus of nemertean worms, parasitic in the gill cavity of clams and other bivalves. They have a large posterior sucker, like that of a leech. See Illust. of Bdellomorpha.
ODONTOPHORE A special structure found in the mouth of most mollusks, except bivalves. It consists of several muscles and a cartilage which supports a chiti...
BLUEFISH ...t it is called the horse mackerel, in Virginia saltwater tailor, or skipjack. ...
Not all answers shown, provide a pattern or longer clue for more results, or please use hidden word feature to get exact word

Copyright ©2017-2021 Crossword Solver

Follow us facebook croswodsolver

Click (x) to cl0se

Exercise your brain with new crossword game for Android "Happy Crossword"
Get it from Play Store