Definition of Family Manidae
1. Noun. Coextensive with the order Pholidota.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Order Pholidota, Pholidota
Member holonyms: Genus Manis, Manis
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Manidae
Literary usage of Family Manidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Life of Animals: The Mammals by Ernest Ingersoll (1907)
"... and hardly any between them and the Pango- toothless pangolins or " scaly ant-caters " of the family Manidae. The scales which give the latter quaint ..."