arthropod family

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Noun1.arthropod family - any of the arthropodsarthropod family - any of the arthropods    
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
family Phalangiidae, Phalangiidae - a family of Phalangida
Argiopidae, family Argiopidae, orb-weaver - spiders that spin orb webs; cosmopolitan in distribution
family Theridiidae, Theridiidae - a family of comb-footed spiders
family Theraphosidae, Theraphosidae - large tropical spiders; tarantulas
family Lycosidae, Lycosidae - wolf spiders
Ctenizidae, family Ctenizidae - large burrowing spiders
family Sarcoptidae, Sarcoptidae - small whitish mites
family Tetranychidae, Tetranychidae - plant-feeding mites
family Scutigeridae, Scutigeridae - a family of Chilopoda
family Geophilidae, Geophilidae - small extremely elongate centipedes that live in earth
family Limulidae, Limulidae - horseshoe crabs
Cancridae, family Cancridae - many of the best known edible crabs
family Portunidae, Portunidae - swimming crabs
family Pinnotheridae, Pinnotheridae - tiny soft-bodied crabs
family Lithodidae, Lithodidae - deep-sea crabs of cold waters
family Majidae, Majidae - spider crabs
family Homaridae, Homaridae - large-clawed lobsters
family Nephropsidae, Nephropsidae - in some classifications coextensive with the Homaridae
family Paguridae, Paguridae - hermit crabs
family Peneidae, Peneidae - tropical prawns
family Mysidae, Mysidae - small shrimp-like crustaceans
family Squillidae, Squillidae - crustaceans that burrow in mud or under stones in shallow water along the seashore
family Oniscidae, Oniscidae - a family of Isopoda
family Triopidae, Triopidae - a family of Notostraca
Balanidae, family Balanidae - stalkless barnacles
family Lepadidae, Lepadidae - goose barnacles
family Peripatidae, Peripatidae - a family of Onychophora
family Peripatopsidae, Peripatopsidae - a family of Onychophora
Carabidae, family Carabidae - ground beetles
Cerambycidae, family Cerambycidae - long-horned beetles
Cleridae, family Cleridae - beetles that prey on other insects
Lamellicornia, superfamily Lamellicornia - scarabaeid beetles and stag beetles
family Scarabaeidae, Scarabaeidae - scarab or dung beetles
Melolonthidae, subfamily Melolonthidae - considered a separate family in some classification systems
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Arthropod family richness (count) and diversity (Shannon index) were calculated for each plot, as well as leaf species richness and diversity.
The relative abundance distributions of the arthropod family and FFG were fitted to multiple abundance distribution models (Table 3).
"The Japanese spider crab is the largest known member of the arthropod family, which includes all invertebrates with jointed limbs.