Glycymeridae

plural noun Glyc·y·mer·i·dae \ ˌglisəˈmerəˌdē \

Definition of Glycymeridae

:a family of bivalve mollusks (suborder Myacea) comprising the dog cockles

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Origin and Etymology of glycymeridae

New Latin, from Glycymeris, type genus (from Latin, a shellfish, probably modification of Greek glykymaris cockle) + -idae


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