Callinectes


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Related to Callinectes: Portunidae
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Noun1.Callinectes - New World blue crabsCallinectes - New World blue crabs      
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Portunidae, Portunidae - swimming crabs
Callinectes sapidus, blue crab - bluish edible crab of Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of North America
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Members of the six species of the "boucourti group" of Callinectes are catadromous, are larger as adults, are found in the lowest salinity water of estuaries, and grow to the largest size, whereas species of the other three groups, "danae," (five species); "marginatus," (two species); and "gladiator" (one species) are smaller as adults and occur in higher and constant salinities (Norse & Fox-Norse 1982).
Evaluation of the growth of Callinectes sapidus (Decapoda: Portunidae) by the use of length-based methods based on size in Tamaulipas, Mexico.
We used lateral flagella of olfactory antennules of crabs Callinectes sapidus to study the physical process of odor capture by antennae bearing dense tufts of hair-like chemosensory sensilla (aesthetascs).
Heterochely is widespread among Brachyurans and has been reported for species such as Callinectes ornatus Ordway, 1563 studied by Haefner (1990), Carcinus maenas (Linnaeus, 1758) by Kaiser et al.
Abnormal abdomen shape and abnormal pleopod of three male crabs, Callinectes ornatus, have been reported by Mantelatto et al.
Spatial patterns in the ovigerous Callinectes sapidus spawning migration: results from a coupled behavioral-physical model Mar.
Los generos mas frecuentes fueron Uca con cuatro especies y Petrolisthes, Clibanarius, Callinectes y Xanthodius coincidieron en tres especies.
9:40 MOLECULAR METHOD TO DISTINGUISH LARVAL CALLINECTES SAPIDUS AND C.
PRESENCE AND POTENTIAL ROLES OF G-PROTEINS IN Y-ORGANS OF THE BLUE CRAB, CALLINECTES SAPIDUS.
The incidental catch of diamondback terrapins, Malaclemys terrapin, in blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, traps has become an issue along both the Atlantic coast and Gulf of Mexico.
In 2005, the mitochondrial genome of Callinectes sapidus was sequenced (Place et al.
2007), Callinectes danae (Smith, 1869) (Brachyura: Portunidae) (Marochi et al.