Origin of mollusk
Examples from the Web for molluscs
Historical Examples of molluscs
At this period the best bait is small minnows, crayfish, molluscs, etc.Black Bass
Charles Barker Bradford
The molluscs of that time had a shell more universally than those of to-day.
In this torpor the echinoderms and even the molluscs live to-day.
There were two ways in which the dye was obtained from the molluscs.History of Phoenicia
In appearance they much resemble the young of higher species of molluscs.The Sea Shore
William S. Furneaux
1783, mollusque (modern spelling from 1839), from French mollusque, from Modern Latin Mollusca (see Mollusca), the phylum name. Related: Molluscuous; molluscan.