What is another word for Family Antedonidae?

Pronunciation: [fˈamɪli ˈantɪdˌɒnɪdˌiː] (IPA)

The Family Antedonidae belongs to the class of marine animals known as crinoids, which are more commonly called sea lilies. These creatures are characterized by a flower-like appearance, consisting of a central disc surrounded by long, feathery arms that continuously sweep the water for food particles. Other words that can be used as synonyms for the Family Antedonidae are stalked crinoids, feather stars and comatulids. The Antedonidae species can be found in almost all the oceans throughout the world and they are important ecosystem engineers. They form critical habitat for other marine animals and help to maintain the balance of the ecological system.

Synonyms for Family antedonidae:

  • Other relevant words:

    family Antedonidae

What are the hypernyms for Family antedonidae?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

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