Acmaeidae

plural noun
Ac·mae·idae | \ak-ˈmē-ə-ˌdē\

Definition of Acmaeidae 

: a family of gastropod mollusks (suborder Docoglossa) comprising the typical limpets with conical shell, fringed mantle, and a single plumelike ctenidium — see acmaea

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History and Etymology for Acmaeidae

New Latin, from Acmaea, type genus + -idae

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