from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A family of bivalves: same as Myidæ in its more comprehensive sense.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun plural (Zoöl.) A division of bivalve mollusks of which the common clam (Mya) is the type.


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  • A division of bivalve mollusks. Not mollusques.

    October 15, 2009

  • Now called Myidae.

    October 15, 2009