Ancylidae

noun
freshwater gastropod
Syn: ↑family Ancylidae
Hypernyms: ↑mollusk family
Member Holonyms: ↑Gastropoda, ↑class Gastropoda, ↑Gasteropoda, ↑class Gasteropoda
Member Meronyms: ↑Ancylus, ↑genus Ancylus

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\\aŋˈkiləˌdē, anˈsi-\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Ancylus, type genus + -idae
: a cosmopolitan family of small thin-shelled conical pulmonate snails related to the Planorbidae — compare freshwater limpet

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  • Ancylidae — Tellerschnecken Posthornschnecke (Planorbarius corneus) Systematik Stamm: Weichtiere (Mollusca) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ancylidae — Taxobox name = Ancylidae image caption = Ancylus fluviatilis regnum = Animalia phylum = Mollusca classis = Gastropoda subclassis = Orthogastropoda superordo = Heterobranchia ordo = Pulmonata subordo = Basommatophora familia = Ancylidae familia… …   Wikipedia

  • ancylidae — an·cyl·i·dae …   English syllables

  • family Ancylidae — noun freshwater gastropod • Syn: ↑Ancylidae • Hypernyms: ↑mollusk family • Member Holonyms: ↑Gastropoda, ↑class Gastropoda, ↑Gasteropoda, ↑class Gasteropoda …   Useful english dictionary

  • Planorbidae — Tellerschnecken Posthornschnecke (Planorbarius corneus) Systematik Stamm: Weichtiere (Mollusca) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tellerschnecken — Posthornschnecke (Planorbarius corneus) Systematik Stamm: Weichtiere (Mollusca) Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ancylus — noun type genus of the family Ancylidae: river limpet • Syn: ↑genus Ancylus • Hypernyms: ↑mollusk genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ancylidae, ↑family Ancylidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ancylus — Flussmützenschnecke (Ancylus fluviatilis) Systematik Klasse: Schnecken (Gastropoda) Ordnung: Lungenschnecken (Pulmonata) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ancylus aduncus — Ancylus Flussmützenschnecke (Ancylus fluviatilis) Systematik Klasse: Schnecken (Gastropoda) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ancylus lapicidus — Ancylus Flussmützenschnecke (Ancylus fluviatilis) Systematik Klasse: Schnecken (Gastropoda) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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