Definition of Talpidae
1. Noun. Moles.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Insectivora, Order Insectivora
Member holonyms: Mole, Condylura, Genus Condylura, Genus Parascalops, Parascalops, Genus Uropsilus, Uropsilus, Genus Neurotrichus, Neurotrichus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Talpidae
Literary usage of Talpidae
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1. Zoology: An Elementary Text-book by Arthur Everett Shipley, Ernest William MacBride (1901)
"In North America numerous representatives of the Soricidae and talpidae occur, but the Erinaceidae are absent. Amongst the most peculiar Soricidae is ..."