CLASS CAUDOFOVEATA (cauda, tail + fovea, small pit)

CLASS CAUDOFOVEATA (cauda, tail + fovea, small pit)

Members of the class Caudofveata are wormlike molluscs. They range in size from 2mni to I 4cm. They live in vertical burrows on the deep sea floor. .rhey have scale like spicules on the body wall. But they lack many typical molluscan characteristics like shell. crystalline style. statocysts and nephridia. Zoologists have described approximately 70 species. Little is known about their ecology.


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