plural noun
Suc·​ci·​ne·​idae | \ˌsəksəˈnēəˌdē\

Definition of Succineidae 

: a family of small often amber-colored snails (suborder Stylommatophora) that comprises the amber shells — see succinea

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History and Etymology for Succineidae

New Latin, from Succinea, type genus + -idae

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