Definition of Ctenizidae
1. Noun. Large burrowing spiders.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Family
Group relationships: Araneae, Araneida, Order Araneae, Order Araneida
Member holonyms: Trap-door Spider
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ctenizidae
Literary usage of Ctenizidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1906)
"(H 2-9053) OU Hogg, HR Two new Australian spiders of the family ctenizidae. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist, London, (Ser. 7), 11, 1903, (308-312). ..."
2. Annales de la Société entomologique de France by Société entomologique de France (1904)
"ctenizidae (fig.i. - P. CAMERON : On some new Genera and Species of Parasitic and Fossorial Hymenoptera from the Khasia Hills, Assam. ..."