Triops


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Noun1.Triops - type genus of the family Triopidae: small crustaceans with a small third median eyeTriops - type genus of the family Triopidae: small crustaceans with a small third median eye
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Branchiopoda, subclass Branchiopoda - primitive aquatic mainly freshwater crustaceans: fairy shrimps; brine shrimps; tadpole shrimps; can shrimps; water fleas
tadpole shrimp - a kind of branchiopod crustacean
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Shall I sing of you as wooer and in the fields of love, how you went wooing the daughter of Azan along with god-like Ischys the son of well-horsed Elatius, or with Phorbas sprung from Triops, or with Ereutheus, or with Leucippus and the wife of Leucippus.
you on foot, he with his chariot, yet he fell not short of Triops.
These potholes are inhabited by numerous organisms adapted to this alternating wet--dry cycle, including fairy shrimp (Anostraca) Branchinecta packardi and Streptocephalus texanus, clam shrimp Leptestheria compleximanus and Eulimnadia inflecta, and tadpole shrimp (Notostraca) Triops longicaudatus (Graham, http://geochange.
Michelle Farina, Bishop Shanahan High School, "Cruising Crustaceans: Analysis of Triops Locomotion"
In the katydid Neoconocephalus triops, males demonstrated developmental plasticity in their calls which allowed for a match between female preference and the calling songs of males (Beckers & Schul 2008).
Variations in the morphological characteristics of Triops granarius (Lucas) (Crustacea: Notostraca) in a pan system at Bain's Vlei, South Africa.
Regulation of embryogenesis by light and its ecological significance in the Asian tadpole shrimp Triops granarius.
Introduction and establishment of tadpole shrimp Triops newberryi (Notostraca: Triopsidae) in a date garden for biological control of mosquitoes in Coachella Valley, southern California.
FG, PF, SW 36 Orthoptera latipennis Riley MN 2 Orthoptera niveus (De Geer) DI, FG, LT, PF, SW 16 Orthoptera species 1 FG, PF, SW 9 Orthoptera brevipes Scudder PF 4 Orthoptera arenosa Burmeister DI 1 Orthoptera armata Morse DI 1 Orthoptera lateralis (Say) DI, PF, SW 6 Orthoptera triops (L.
Two colonies of the tadpole shrimp, Triops cancriformis, were found at Caerlaverock on the Solway Coast of Dumfriesshire, reports the Independent.
Field introductions and establishment of the tadpole shrimp, Triops longicaudatus (Notostraca: Triopsidae), a biological-control agent of mosquitoes.
Tadpole shrimp, Triops longicaudatus (Le-Conte) (Notostraca: Triopsidae), are pests in California rice production systems.