Definition of Family soricidae
1. Noun. Shrews.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Insectivora, Order Insectivora
Member holonyms: Shrew, Shrewmouse, Genus Sorex, Sorex, Blarina, Genus Blarina, Genus Neomys, Neomys, Cryptotis, Genus Cryptotis
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Soricidae
Literary usage of Family soricidae
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1. Description of a New Species of Sea Snake from the Philippine Islands: With by John Van Denburgh, Joseph Cheesman Thompson (1908)
"Family SORICIDAE Sorex vagrans vagrans Baird Wandering Shrew Original description—Sorex vagrans (Cooper MS) Baird, Pac. RR Rep., 8. 1857, pp. 15-18, pl. ..."