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Definition of the noun cardiidae
What does cardiidae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- somewhat heart-shaped sand-burrowing bivalve mollusks
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Cardiidae: family Cardiidae
- more generic term: mollusk family = a family of mollusks
- member of: Bivalvia / class Bivalvia / class Lamellibranchia / class Pelecypoda / Lamellibranchia = oysters; clams; scallops
- member: genus Cardium / Cardium = type genus of the family Cardiidae: cockles
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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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)
It contains the families Cardiidae, Tridacnidse, Chamidx, and others. cardiacean ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
Oxford 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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Scrabble value of C3A1R1D2I1I1D2A1E1
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