Anomiidae


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Noun1.Anomiidae - saddle oystersAnomiidae - saddle oysters      
mollusk family - a family of mollusks
genus Anomia, Anomia - type genus of the family Anomiidae: saddle oysters
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In contrast, prisms in most representative species of the orders Pectinoida and Ostreoida (families Propeamussiidae, Pectinidae, Anomiidae, and Ostreidae) show a clear internal structure consisting of a remarkable foliation (Fig.
We have showed that the prisms of the eupteriomorph families Pectinidae, Propeamussiidae, Anomiidae, and Ostreidae are constituted internally by laths with arrow-pointed endings, which are morphologically indistinguishable from those of the foliated layer.