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Related to Decapoda: order Decapoda, Isopoda, Cirripedia, Eucarida, Dendrobranchiata
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Noun1.Decapoda - lobstersDecapoda - lobsters; crayfish; crabs; shrimps; prawns
animal order - the order of animals
Malacostraca, subclass Malacostraca - largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs; lobsters; shrimps; sow bugs; beach flies
decapod, decapod crustacean - crustaceans characteristically having five pairs of locomotor appendages each joined to a segment of the thorax
Reptantia, suborder Reptantia - lobsters; crabs
family Nephropsidae, Nephropsidae - in some classifications coextensive with the Homaridae
family Paguridae, Paguridae - hermit crabs
Natantia, suborder Natantia - shrimp; prawns; etc.
2.Decapoda - squids and cuttlefishes
animal order - the order of animals
Dibranchia, Dibranchiata, subclass Dibranchia, subclass Dibranchiata - comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)
decapod - cephalopods having eight short tentacles plus two long ones
genus Loligo - squids
genus Ommastrephes - a genus of Decapoda
genus Architeuthis - giant squid
family Sepiidae, Sepiidae - true cuttlefishes
family Spirulidae, Spirulidae - coextensive with the genus Spirula; included in the order Belemnoidea in some older classifications
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Morphology of the second zoeal stage of Grapsus adscensionis (Osbeck, 1765) (Crustacea, Decapoda, Grapsoidea) confirms larval characters of the family Grapsidae.
Abreviaciones para items como sigue: Ortho = Orthoptera, Hemi = Hemiptera, Dipt = Diptera, Formi = Formicidae, Arane = Araneae, Deca= Decapoda, larvae = Larva de lepidoptero, y Semi = Semillas.
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O ciclo reprodutor de Macrobrachium borelli (Nobili, 1836) e Macrobrachium potiuna (Muller, 1880) (Crustacea, Decapoda, Palaemonidae) e suas relagoes com a temperatura.
Ontogenetic change in digestive enzyme activity of larval and postlarval white shrimp Penaeus setiferus (Crustacea, Decapoda, Penaeidae).
CRUSTACEA (sowbugs, scuds, crayfish) Peracaridea Lirceus lineatus X X X X X Porcelio scaber X Trachelipus rathkei Gammarus lacustis X Decapoda Orconectes sp.
Now, molecular biologists have confirmed these suspicions by examining the DNA from different crustacean families within the order Decapoda, which contains all the crablike species.
94 Order Decapoda - infraorder Anomura -- Phylum Annelida: * Class Polychaeta 0.
Subsequently, we transported macroinvertebrates to the USA and identified them to either family or genus (with the exception of Oligochaeta, Arachnida, Decapoda, Gastropoda, and Copepoda; Table 2) using Merritt and Cummings (2008).
Vibrios associated with Penaeus chinensis/'Crustacea: Decapoda larvae in Chinese shrimp hatcheries.