Definition of Family fissurellidae
1. Noun. Marine limpets.
Generic synonyms: Mollusk Family
Group relationships: Class Gasteropoda, Class Gastropoda, Gasteropoda, Gastropoda
Member holonyms: Fissurella, Genus Fissurella
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Fissurellidae
Literary usage of Family fissurellidae
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1. Proceedingsby Zoological Society of London by Zoological Society of London (1851)
"... belonging to the family fissurellidae 221 A Monograph of the Genus ... belonging to the family fissurellidae 227 Descriptions of Sixteen New Species of ..."
2. A Monograph of the Molluscan Fauna of the Orthaulax Pugnax Zone of the by William Healey Dall (1915)
"SXM, one specimen from the same locality (Coll. Xo. 1035). Family FISSURELLIDAE. Genus FISSURELLA Bruguiere. ..."
3. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria by Royal Society of Victoria (1902)
"Conch., vol. xii., p. 68. Hab.— Off Rhyll, Western Port. Family FISSURELLIDAE. Genus Fissure I 1 a, Bruguiere, 1789. FISSURELLA OMICRON, Crosse and Fischer. ..."