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Noun1.Cancridae - many of the best known edible crabs
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Brachyura, suborder Brachyura - an order of crustaceans (including true crabs) having a reduced abdomen folded against the ventral surface
genus Cancer, Cancer - type genus of the family Cancridae
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Studies about the maturity of crabs from the family Geryonidae Colosi, 1923; Cancridae Latreille, 1802; and Majidae Samouellc, 1819 accounted for 18, 17, and 15 cases, respectively (Fig.
Seals in Oregon consumed 6 families of non-teleost prey, including Myxinidae, Octopodidae, Rajidae, Loliginidae, Cancridae, and Crangonidae.
ARCTURIDAE Neastacilla californica CANCRIDAE Cancer antennarius Cancer gracillis CAPRELLIDAE Caprella equilibra Caprella ferrea Caprella mendax CIROLANIDAE Cirolana harfordi COROPHIIDAE Cheirimedeia zotea EUPHAUSIIDAE Euphausia pacifica HIPPOLYTIDAE Heptacarpus pugettensis IDOTEIDAE Idotea fewkesi ISAEIDAE Photis sp.
Crangonidae Pink shrimp Pandalus eous Pandalidae Dungeness crab Cancer magister Cancridae Unidentified jellyfish Class Scyphozoa Dock shrimp Pandalus danae Pandalidae Unidentified copepod Subclass Copepoda Pacific glass shrimp Pasiphaea pacifica Pasiphaeidae Unidentified amphipod Order Gammeridea Unidentified Pandalid Pandalus sp.
cribrarius is formed with secretions transferred from the male vas deferens to the female SR during mating, as proposed for other species of Portunidae and Cancridae (Edwards, 1966; Ryan, 1967; Jivoff, 1997a,b; Zara et al.
Las familias Dromiidae, Pisidae, Parthenopidae, Cancridae y Gecarcinidae presentaron solo una especie.
The Cancroid crabs of America of the families Euryalidae, Portunidae, Atelecyclidae, Cancridae and Xanthidae.
The cangroid crabs of America of the families Euryalidae, Portunidae, Atelecidae, Cancridae and Xanthidae.
Rathbun MJ (1930) The cancroid crabs of America of the families Euryalidae, Portunidae, Atelecyclidae, Cancridae and Xanthidae.
Es asi que algunos recursos importantes, como los camarones de la familia Pandalidae o los cangrejos de las familias Cancridae y Geryonidae, algunos de los cuales son muy abundantes en estas profundidades en otras regiones como el Atlantico este (Cervigon et al.
The cancroid crab of America of the family Euryalidae, Portunidae, Atelecyclidae, Cancridae and Xantidae.
Of 24 spider crabs (Majidae, Parthenopidae) and 10 cancrid crabs (Portunidae, Cancridae, Xanthidae) noted in Bahia Magdalena and Bahia Almejas, only eight species range farther north than San Ignacio Lagoon (Garth 1960).