amphibian family

noun
any family of amphibians
Hypernyms: ↑family
Hyponyms:
Salamandridae, ↑family Salamandridae, ↑Ambystomatidae, ↑family Ambystomatidae, ↑Cryptobranchidae, ↑family Cryptobranchidae, ↑Dicamptodontidae, ↑family Dicamptodontidae, ↑Plethodontidae, ↑family Plethodontidae, ↑Amphiumidae, ↑family Amphiumidae, ↑Sirenidae, ↑family Sirenidae, ↑Ranidae, ↑family Ranidae, ↑Leptodactylidae, ↑family Leptodactylidae, ↑Polypedatidae, ↑family Polypedatidae, ↑Ascaphidae, ↑family Ascaphidae, ↑Leiopelmatidae, ↑family Leiopelmatidae, ↑Liopelmidae, ↑family Liopelmidae, ↑Bufonidae, ↑family Bufonidae, ↑Discoglossidae, ↑family Discoglossidae, ↑Pelobatidae, ↑family Pelobatidae, ↑Hylidae, ↑family Hylidae, ↑Microhylidae, ↑family Microhylidae, ↑Brevicipitidae, ↑family Brevicipitidae, ↑Pipidae, ↑family Pipidae, ↑Xenopodidae, ↑family Xenopodidae, ↑Caeciliidae, ↑family Caeciliidae, ↑Caeciliadae, ↑family Caeciliadae
Member Holonyms: ↑Vertebrata, ↑subphylum Vertebrata, ↑Craniata, ↑subphylum Craniata

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  • family Hylidae — noun the amphibian family of tree frogs • Syn: ↑Hylidae • Hypernyms: ↑amphibian family • Member Holonyms: ↑Salientia, ↑order Salientia, ↑Anura, ↑order Anura, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Pelobatidae — noun the amphibian family of spadefoot toads • Syn: ↑Pelobatidae • Hypernyms: ↑amphibian family • Member Holonyms: ↑Salientia, ↑order Salientia, ↑Anura, ↑order Anura, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Xenopodidae — noun in some classifications the family of the genus Xenopus which is otherwise included in the family Pipidae • Syn: ↑Xenopodidae • Hypernyms: ↑amphibian family …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Ascaphidae — noun family of one species of frog: tailed frog • Syn: ↑Ascaphidae • Hypernyms: ↑amphibian family • Member Holonyms: ↑Salientia, ↑order Salientia, ↑Anura, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Brevicipitidae — noun narrow mouthed toads and sheep frogs; some burrow and some are arboreal; found worldwide • Syn: ↑Microhylidae, ↑family Microhylidae, ↑Brevicipitidae • Hypernyms: ↑amphibian family • Member Holonyms: ↑Salientia …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Caeciliadae — noun coextensive with the order Gymnophiona: legless amphibians • Syn: ↑Caeciliidae, ↑family Caeciliidae, ↑Caeciliadae • Derivationally related forms: ↑caecilian (for: ↑Caeciliidae) …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Caeciliidae — noun coextensive with the order Gymnophiona: legless amphibians • Syn: ↑Caeciliidae, ↑Caeciliadae, ↑family Caeciliadae • Derivationally related forms: ↑caecilian (for: ↑Caeciliidae) …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Discoglossidae — noun family of Old World toads having a fixed disklike tongue • Syn: ↑Discoglossidae • Hypernyms: ↑amphibian family • Member Holonyms: ↑Salientia, ↑order Salientia, ↑Anura, ↑order Anu …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Leiopelmatidae — noun primitive New Zealand frogs • Syn: ↑Leiopelmatidae, ↑Liopelmidae, ↑family Liopelmidae • Hypernyms: ↑amphibian family • Member Holonyms: ↑Salientia, ↑order Salientia …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Leptodactylidae — noun New World frogs; in some classifications essentially coextensive with the family Bufonidae • Syn: ↑Leptodactylidae • Hypernyms: ↑amphibian family • Member Holonyms: ↑Salientia, ↑order Salientia, ↑Anura, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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