Portunus


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Noun1.Portunus - type genus of the family Portunidae
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Portunidae, Portunidae - swimming crabs
English lady crab, Portunus puber - crab of the English coasts
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Morphometrics and length weight relationship in the blue swimmer crab, Portunus pelagicus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Decapoda, Brachyura) from the Mandapam coast, India.
Antennular and antennal sensilla have also been reported as sex pheromone receptors in many decapod crustaceans, including Portunus sanguinolentus (Christofferson 1972), Callinectes sapidus (Gleeson 1980), Carcinus maenus (Bamber & Naylor 1996), and Chionoeeetes opilio (Bouchard et al.
vannamei, Portunus trituberculatus, bivalves, and so forth, especially in the circumstances of F.
Estrutura populacional de Portunus spinimanus Latreille (Crustacea, Portunidae) na Armacao do Itapocoroy, Penha, Santa Catarina, Brasil.
Assessment of T bar anchor tags for marking the blue swimmer crab Portunus pelagicus (L.
The effects of humidity and temperature on water loss in Carcinus maenas (L) and Portunus marmoreus (Leach).
Experimental transmission of white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) from black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon to the sand crab Portunus pelagieus, mud crab Scylla serrata and krill Acetes sp.
australis, was described from the sand crab, Portunus pelagicus, from Australia (Hudson & Shields 1994).
2011) reported that the increased hardness of Portunus pelagicus crabs during frozen storage was due to a change in protein composition.