Pholadacea

plural noun Pho·la·da·cea \ˌfōləˈdāshēə\

Definition of Pholadacea

in some classifications

  1. :  a suborder of Eulamellibranchia comprising the piddocks and shipworms

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Origin and Etymology of pholadacea

New Latin, from Pholad-, Pholas + -acea


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