Definition of Potamogalidae
1. Noun. Otter shrews.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Insectivora, Order Insectivora
Member holonyms: Genus Potamogale
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Potamogalidae
Literary usage of Potamogalidae
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1. The Cambridge Natural History by Sidney Frederick Harmer, Arthur Everett Shipley (1902)
"The teeth are forty in number, three incisors and three molars in each half of each jaw. Fam. 4. potamogalidae.—This family contains two genera, ..."