Phylum Mollusca (Snails, Squids, Octopuses, Chitons, Scallops, & Clams)
Largest: By length the Giant Squid (Architeuthis dux) is the largest mollusc at approximately 40 feet (12.2 meters) long
Smallest: The small marine snail, Ammonicera minortalis, at only 0.015 inches (0.4 millimeters) in diameter
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