Definition of slipper limpet in English:

slipper limpet

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noun

  • A mollusc which has an oval shell with an internal ledge, giving the empty shell a slipper-like appearance.
    • Genus Crepidula, family Crepidulidae, class Gastropoda: many species, especially the North American C. fornicata, which has become a serious pest of oyster beds in Europe

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