Definition of Chrysochloridae
1. Noun. Golden moles.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Insectivora, Order Insectivora
Member holonyms: Chrysochloris, Genus Chrysochloris
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chrysochloridae
Literary usage of Chrysochloridae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1908)
"... the Chrysochloridae, or golden moles. On the other hand, it was pointed out that there were other leaves resembling those of the ..."
2. Organic Evolution by Richard Swann Lull (1917)
"... close resemblance in its molar teeth, external form, and mode of life to the South African golden moles (Chrysochloridae) of which we have spoken. ..."