"Mollusca" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A phylum of the kingdom Metazoa. Mollusca have soft, unsegmented bodies with an anterior head, a dorsal visceral mass, and a ventral foot. Most are encased in a protective calcareous shell. It includes the classes GASTROPODA; BIVALVIA; CEPHALOPODA; Aplacophora; Scaphopoda; Polyplacophora; and Monoplacophora.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Mollusca".
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Mollusca" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Mollusca" was a major or minor topic of these publication.