Definition of Family Arcidae
1. Noun. Ark shells.
Generic synonyms: Mollusk Family
Group relationships: Bivalvia, Class Bivalvia, Class Lamellibranchia, Class Pelecypoda, Lamellibranchia
Member holonyms: Arca, Genus Arca
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Arcidae
Literary usage of Family Arcidae
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1. Bulletins of American Paleontology by Cornell University, Paleontological Research Institution (1895)
"Three new species of the pelecypod family Arcidae from the Pliocene of California. Jour. Paleont., vol. 11, pp. 181-185, pl. 28. 1939. ..."