mud-crab

mud´-crab`


n.1.A crab of the genus PanopŒus (also written Panopeus).
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The effect of salinity and cyclic temperature on larval development of the mud-crab Rhithropanopeus harrisii (Brachyura: Xanthidae) reared in the laboratory.
Muluk tells it as a hunting story where he, the hunter, finds a mud-crab sitting in its hole in the mangroves, puts his hand in the hole to grab it and is bitten for his pains.
The development and growth of Daphnia pulex (De Geer), Pseudocalanus minutus (Kroeyer), mud-crab Rhithropanopeus harrissi (Gould), Chinese mitten crab Eriocheir sinensis (H.
They had to pass each other keys from hollows in trees that were closely guarded by scorpions, snakes, mud-crabs and rats.
They took part in their first challenge, passing each other keys from hollows in trees that were closely guarded by scorpions, snakes, mud-crabs and rats.