Definition of Family ancylidae
1. Noun. Freshwater gastropod.
Generic synonyms: Mollusk Family
Group relationships: Class Gasteropoda, Class Gastropoda, Gasteropoda, Gastropoda
Member holonyms: Ancylus, Genus Ancylus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Ancylidae
Literary usage of Family ancylidae
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1. The Age of the Earth and Other Geological Studies by William Johnson Sollas (1908)
"... a number of the family Ancylidae, is found in the Laramie beds or uppermost Cretaceous of North America. * Suess cites Planorbis from the coal measures ..."