Lamellariidae

plural noun La·mel·la·ri·idae \ləˌmeləˈrīəˌdē\

Definition of Lamellariidae

  1. :  a family of marine gastropod mollusks (suborder Taenioglossa) having a delicate shell which is often completely enclosed within the mantle

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Origin and Etymology of lamellariidae

New Latin, from Lamellaria, type genus (from lamell- + -aria) + -idae


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