Tachypleus


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Noun1.Tachypleus - a genus of Limulidae
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Limulidae, Limulidae - horseshoe crabs
Asian horseshoe crab - horseshoe crab of the coast of eastern Asia
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The level of LPS was measured by a chromogenic end-point Tachypleus amebocyte lysate assay kit (Chinese Horseshoe Crab Reagent Manufactory, Xiamen, China).
Experimentally derived estimates of growth by juvenile Tachypleus tridentatus and Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda (Xiphosura) from nursery beaches in Hong Kong.
The Asian species Tachypleus gigas (Muller 1785) possess a 9 + 0 axoneme which beats in helical waves, in contrast to the planar waves of the 9 + 2 axoneme of the American horseshoe crab Limulus polyphemus (Linnaeus 1758).