Definition of Family Odontaspididae
1. Noun. Sand sharks; in some classifications coextensive with family Carcharhinidae.
Generic synonyms: Fish Family
Group relationships: Elasmobranchii, Selachii, Subclass Elasmobranchii, Subclass Selachii
Member holonyms: Carcharias, Genus Carcharias, Genus Odontaspis, Odontaspis
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Odontaspididae
Literary usage of Family Odontaspididae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Paleobiology of the Williamsburg Formation (Black Mingo Group; Paleocene) of by Albert E. Sanders (1998)
"Of these the anterior teeth are morphologically the most conservative and, therefore, the most useful teeth taxonomically. family Odontaspididae Cvancara ..."