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noun - plural: -

  1. somewhat heart-shaped sand-burrowing bivalve mollusks

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Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

Solen pellucidas Ocean quahog Arctica islandica Arcticidae Common edible cockle Cerostoderma edule Cardiidae (Cockles) Devon cockle Cerostoderma aculeatum MUSSELS Mediterranean mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores (2007)

by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines

There are more than 40 families, including the Veneridae, Cardiidae, Mactridae, and Tellinidae. Most of these groups are shallow burrowers in soft sediments, but this group also includes the rock-boring Pholadidae, the Chamidae (which are ...

Google previewFoods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition (1993)

by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger

the family Cardiidae that has a shell with radial ribs. It is boiled and eaten with a variety of condiments. COCOA. AND. CHOCOLATE. Through different processing, cocoa and chocolate are derived from the seeds of the cacao tree or ...

Google previewThe 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)

It contains the families Cardiidae, Tridacnidse, Chamidx, and others. cardiacean ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Civil Engineering, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical (1847)

by Edward Cresy

Cardiidae; Cardium, Cardita, Isocardia, &c. 11th. — Arcidae, Cucullaea, Arca, Pectunculus, Nucula, Trigonia, and Castalia. 12th. – Naiidae; Unio, Hyria, Anodon, and Iridina. 13th. — Chamidae; Dicras, Chama, Etheria. 14th. — Tridacnidae ...

Google previewIconographic Encyclopaedia of the Arts and Sciences (1890)

by Johann Georg Heck

Several modern dimyarian groups, such as the Arcadas, Nuculidae, Astartidae, Cardiidae, are represented, but no true mono- myarians, or those possessed of but a single adductor muscle, like the oyster or scallop, have as yet been indicated.

Google previewIconographic encyclopaedia of science, literature, and art (1851)

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 ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

3Genus Cardium, family Cardiidae. 2 (also cockleshell) literary a small, shallow boat. – phrases warm the cockles of one's heart give one a comforting feeling of contentment. – origin Middle English: from Old French coquille 'shell', based on ...

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