Definition of Family Cymatiidae
1. Noun. Tritons.
Generic synonyms: Mollusk Family
Group relationships: Class Gasteropoda, Class Gastropoda, Gasteropoda, Gastropoda
Member holonyms: Triton
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Cymatiidae
Literary usage of Family Cymatiidae
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1. Report on the Turton Collection of South African Marine Mollusks: With by Paul Bartsch (1915)
"... USNM, contains two young specimens from the same locality (Coll. No. 1424). Family CYMATIIDAE. Genus BURSA Bollen. ..."
2. Bulletins of American Paleontology by Cornell University, Paleontological Research Institution (1895)
"... this immature shell suggests that it belongs to the family Cymatiidae, there is little that can be said about its specific identity until more examples ..."