Definition of Family Palinuridae
1. Noun. Spiny lobsters.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Family
Group relationships: Decapoda, Order Decapoda
Member holonyms: Genus Palinurus, Palinurus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Palinuridae
Literary usage of Family Palinuridae
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1. Natural History of the American Lobster by Francis Hobart Herrick (1911)
"... coloring, and development, as well as for their remarkable instincts and habits. The large and handsome spiny or thorny lobsters (family Palinuridae) ..."