Definition of Anhingidae
1. Noun. Snakebirds.
Generic synonyms: Bird Family
Group relationships: Order Pelecaniformes, Pelecaniformes
Member holonyms: Genus Anhinga
Lexicographical Neighbors of Anhingidae
Literary usage of Anhingidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Bird Book: Illustrating in Natural Colors More Than Seven Hundred North by Chester Albert Reed (1914)
"Family anhingidae 118. WATER TURKEY. Anhinga anhinga. Range.—Tropical America, north to the South Atlantic States and up the Mississippi Valley to Illinois. ..."
2. Michigan Bird Life: A List of All the Bird Species Known to Occur in the by Walter Bradford Barrows (1912)
"Phaethontidae, Tropie-birds (not found in Michigan). Family 10. Sulidae, Gannets. Family 11. anhingidae, Darters (not found in Michigan). Family 12. ..."