Definition of Phocae
1. phoca [n] - See also: phoca
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phocae
Literary usage of Phocae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Researches Into the Physical History of Mankind by James Cowles Prichard (1851)
"In fact, large animals, and the phocae among others, have bounds which they seldom pass. The marine elephant, for example, has never been found in the ..."
2. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Edward Griffith, Charles Hamilton Smith, Edward Pidgeon, John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray (1830)
"The only well-authenticated remains of phocae have been found in the neighbourhood of Angers. They consist in the upper part of a humerus ..."