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Definition of the noun veneridae
What does veneridae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- hard-shell clams
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Veneridae: family Veneridae
- more generic term: mollusk family = a family of mollusks
- member of: Myaceae / order Myaceae = clams
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Texas Seashells (2014)
A Field Guide by John W. Tunnell, Noe C Barrera, Fabio Moretzsohn
Veneridae. Veneridae is a large family of bivalves of about 500 species found worldwide in marine environments and sometimes brackish water. The shellis.
by John Wesley Tunnell
Veneridae is a large family of bivalves ofabout 500 species found worldwide in marine environments and sometimes brackish water ...
by OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Also called COCKLE (family Veneridae).
Veneridae). GULF CLAM (Guld of Mexico) (Golfe du Mexique) PISMO CLAM (Pacific – N. America) (Pacifique – Ame ́rique du Nord) SURF CLAM (Atlantic – N. America) Also called BAR CLAM.
by Douglas M. Considine
Myoida Heterodonta Bivalvia American quahog Mercenaria mercenaria Veneridae (Venus clams) Veneracea ...
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
solidissima Spisula American quahog Mercenaria mercenaria Veneridae ( Venus clams) Veneroida Razor clam Solen marginatus Solenidae (Razor shells) Solen pellucidas Ocean quahog Arctica islandica Arcticidae Common edible cockle ...
families : 1, Chamidae; 2, Tridacnidae ; 3, Cardiidae ; 4, Cycladidae ; 5, Tellinidae ; 6, Lucinidae ; 7, Veneridae ; 8, Crassatellidae. In these the mantle is closed posteriorly, and the siphons are united or distinct. Fam. 1. Chamidce. This family ...
by Dale Erwin, Tessa Fedele
Veneridae); edible mussel with reddish bivalve shell. fasulÍllo п.т. (dim. offasulo) ...
Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande
Veneridae. — Venus, Linnaeus (Saxidomus, Conrad). Cytherea, Lamarck (Meroe ...
Cytherea, a name of A genus of siphonate bivalve mollusks, of the family Veneridae, founded by Lamarck in 1806. It is distinguished from Venus by an anterior left lateral tooth. There are numerous species, mostly of the Warner" ...
Chambers's Encyclopaedia (1882)
A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ...
—The genus Cardium is made the type of a family Cardiadae, and of an order Cardiaceae, which includes Veneridae, ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1859)
Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
The Veneridae are pre-eminently characteristic of the tertiary and present period. Some obscure species of Venus are found in the oolites: Cyt/zerea occur in the greensands ; Artemis, Trigona, Lucinopsis, Venerupis, and Tapes appear in the ...
by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines
quahog, an Atlantic clam (Mercenaria mercenaria, family Veneridae). Though not precisely a product of the intertidal, wampum pieces are examples of the diverse use and importance of shell beads. Originally little more than memory aids for ...
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