genus Ancylus


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Noun1.genus Ancylus - type genus of the family Ancylidae: river limpetgenus Ancylus - type genus of the family Ancylidae: river limpet
mollusk genus - a genus of mollusks
Ancylidae, family Ancylidae - freshwater gastropod
Ancylus fluviatilis, freshwater limpet, river limpet - minute conical gastropod superficially resembling a limpet but living and feeding on freshwater plants