What is another word for Family Patellidae?

4 synonyms found


[ fˈamɪli pˈe͡ɪtə͡lˌɪdiː], [ fˈamɪli pˈe‍ɪtə‍lˌɪdiː], [ f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i p_ˈeɪ_t_əl_ˌɪ_d_iː]

The Patellidae family is commonly known as the true limpets. These marine gastropod mollusks can attach themselves to rocky surfaces using their strong muscular foot, making them excellent intertidal dwellers. They are mainly found in the Northern Hemisphere and are popularly consumed in some parts of the world. Synonyms for the word "Family Patellidae" include the term "true limpet family" and "Patellid limpet family." Other synonyms include "limpet snail family" and the phrase "marine limpet family." These synonyms reflect the creature's unique characteristics and their environment, underlining the important role that these mollusks play in the marine ecosystem.

Related words: antonio patella, patellidae, the family patellidae, patelloidea, the family patelloidea, patelloida

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