Is there an equivalent word to "congener" but for species in the same family (family in the sense of the taxonomic rank)?

"confamer"? "confamiler"???

I know I can just say "species X and other taxa in the same family" but I thought a nice one-worder would be better if anybody uses such a word.


Confamilial is the term for same family, it has even been used in print.

Congenerics were twice as likely to fight as conspecifics, and confamilial competitors were three times as likely to fight as conspecifics.

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  • $\begingroup$ I just found "confamilial" as well in a different paper. $\endgroup$ – CephBirk Sep 1 '18 at 1:24

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