Squillidae

noun
crustaceans that burrow in mud or under stones in shallow water along the seashore
Syn: ↑family Squillidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Stomatopoda, ↑order Stomatopoda
Member Meronyms: ↑genus Squilla

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\\ˈskwiləˌdē\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Squilla, type genus + -idae
: a family of stomatopod crustaceans — see squilla

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  • squillidae — squil·li·dae …   English syllables

  • family Squillidae — noun crustaceans that burrow in mud or under stones in shallow water along the seashore • Syn: ↑Squillidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Stomatopoda, ↑order Stomatopoda • Member …   Useful english dictionary

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