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Definition of the noun Phasianellidae
What does Phasianellidae mean as a name of something?
Phasianellidae is a family of Gastropoda.
- synonym: family Phasianellidae
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Mollusca
- class: Gastropoda
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Phasianellidae is a family of Gastropoda, described by Swainson in 1840.
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Texas Seashells (2014)
A Field Guide by John W. Tunnell, Noe C Barrera, Fabio Moretzsohn
Phasianellidae is a small family of gastropods made up of a few species found in warm tropical waters among algae, seagrasses, sand, rocks,or coral rubble. A typical phasianellid shell is smooth and ovate to elongateovate. The shell appears ...
by John Wesley Tunnell
Phasianellidae is a small family ofgastropods comprising rounded, and others have threadlike sculpture ( Hickman a few species found in warm tropical waters among algae, 1998c). The periostracum is ...
The Encyclopedia Britannica (1910)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
—Phasianellidae. Shell not nacreous, without um's with prominent spire and polished surface. Phasia. 71&ll(1. Fam. 16.–Umboniidae. Shell flattened, not umbilicated, gener. ally smooth; operculum horny. Umbonium. Isanda. Fam. 17.
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
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