Definition of Family arcellidae
1. Noun. Soil and freshwater protozoa; cosmopolitan in distribution.
Generic synonyms: Protoctist Family
Group relationships: Order Testacea, Testacea
Member holonyms: Genus Arcella
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Arcellidae
Literary usage of Family arcellidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1908)
"... were found In company with the preceding species. AMOEBA VILLOSA Wallich. A few specimens were observed in cultures of pond water. family arcellidae. ..."