genus Squilla


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Noun1.genus Squilla - type genus of the family Squillidae
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Squillidae, Squillidae - crustaceans that burrow in mud or under stones in shallow water along the seashore
mantis prawn, squilla - a kind of mantis shrimp
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In the study area, juvenile shrimp and stomatopods of the genus Squilla can be abundantly found in soft-bottom habitats (Gonzalez-Sanson et al., 1997).
The genus Squilla represented 98.72% of the total, S.