Malacostraca


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Noun1.Malacostraca - largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabsMalacostraca - largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs; lobsters; shrimps; sow bugs; beach flies
class Crustacea, Crustacea - class of mandibulate arthropods including: lobsters; crabs; shrimps; woodlice; barnacles; decapods; water fleas
malacostracan crustacean - a major subclass of crustaceans
Decapoda, order Decapoda - lobsters; crayfish; crabs; shrimps; prawns
Euphausiacea, order Euphausiacea - small commonly luminescent crustaceans; important element of marine plankton: krill
Mysidacea, order Mysidacea - opossum shrimp
Amphipoda, order Amphipoda - small flat-bodied semiterrestrial crustaceans: whale lice; sand-hoppers; skeleton shrimp
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Total 33 species of crabs belonging to 21 genera and 12 families under the order Decapoda in the class Malacostraca were recorded.
Class Order Family Present Absent Arachnida Araneae Araneidae 3 (2) 4 (2) Oribatida 0 4 (2) Pseudoscropiones 0 9 (5) Chilopoda 0 2 (2) Diplopoda 0 1 Insecta Coleoptera Apionidae 0 2 (1) Chrysomelidae 4 (4) 7 (4) Curculionidae 0 1 Nitiduiidae 0 2 (1) Passandridae 2 (1) 0 Staphylinidae 1 1 Hemiptera Aphididae 1 0 Aradidae 0 1 Lygaeidae 0 1 Miridae 3 (1) 0 Nabidae 0 1 Hymenoptera Formicidae 0 348 (2) Ichneumonidae 0 1 Psocodoea Trogiidae 0 5 (1) Malacostraca Isopoda Armadillidiidae 7 (4) 19 (3) Total 21 (6) 410 (6) Table 3.
Insecta Acrididae Malacostraca Neostrengeria charalensis (Figura 7) Cueva El Insecta Acrididae Molino Desmodus rotundus Mammalia Platyrrhinus dorsalis Sturnira erythromos Cueva El Insecta Acrididae Toro Malacostraca Neostrengeria sp.
Clasificacion taxonomica del zooplancton superficial colectado (pertenecientes a los filos Arthropoda y Chaetognatha) en cuatro estaciones de muestreo ubicadas en bahia Malaga (Pacifico colombiano) entre el 4 y 8 de mayo de 2009 Filo Clase Orden Arthropoda Branchiopoda Cladocera Malacostraca Cumacea Decapoda Isopoda Tanaidacea Maxillopoda Calanoida Cyclopoida Monstrilloida P o e c i l- ostomatoida Ostracoda Myodocopida Chaetognatha Sagittoidea Aphragmophora Filo Familia Abundancia relativa Arthropoda Polyphemidae 1.
Class Order Family Genus/species Gastropoda Stylommatophora Polygridae Patera perigrapta PILSBRY Malacostraca Isopoda Trichoniscidae Caucasonethes sp.
Arthropoda accounted for 91% of prey items and included 7 classes (Arachnida, Chilopoda, Collembola, Copepoda, Diplopoda, Insecta, and Malacostraca [Amphipods and Isopods]).
In total, 18 orders of arthropods were identified within five classes: Arachnida, Diplopoda, Entognatha, Insecta, and Malacostraca.
Phyllum Arthropoda Subphyllum Crustacea Clase Malacostraca Orden Decapoda Lam.