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  • adj. Of, or pertaining to, malacology.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to malacology; conchological.


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  • While introducing his taxon, Christopher took the opportunity to complain about the lack of basic malacological information, besides photographs, on the internet.

    Where are all the malacologists?

  • My responsibility would be to do a preliminary review of the manuscripts dealing with the malacological fauna of Turkey, Bulgaria, Greece, etc., and then to find suitable reviewers for them.

    Archive 2008-07-01

  • Hopefully, some of the other long-running malacological publications, including the Journal of Conchology, the Proceedings of the Malacological Society, etc., will follow suit and make their old issues open access.

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • SNAIL'S TALES: Some open access malacological publications skip to main

    Some open access malacological publications

  • He and I will be having good, clean slimy malacological fun for many years to come.

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • In July this year I found three living individuals and two fresh shells of the snail Eobania vermiculata in the suburb of Köln, NW Germany! within a malacological survey of large European cities.

    A snail of cities: Eobania vermiculata

  • I am wondering if the editors of malacological journals are waiting for me to quit the field before they will start sending me manuscripts.

    Archive 2006-06-01

  • In addition, the 3 appendices provide citations to "(1) publications on oceanographic expeditions that resulted in the collection and description of mollusks; (2) histories of malacological institutions and organizations; and (3) histories and dates of publication of malacological journals and journals that are frequently cited in malacological publications."

    Archive 2006-03-01

  • An e-mail that came a couple of days ago from the editor of a well-known malacological journal brought good news.

    Archive 2006-08-01

  • A team of Catalan researchers has studied the changes in the make-up of animal populations following forest fires, and have concluded that malacological fauna are a good indicator of forest recovery. - latest science and technology news stories


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