genus Triops


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Noun1.genus Triops - type genus of the family Triopidae: small crustaceans with a small third median eyegenus Triops - type genus of the family Triopidae: small crustaceans with a small third median eye
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Branchiopoda, subclass Branchiopoda - primitive aquatic mainly freshwater crustaceans: fairy shrimps; brine shrimps; tadpole shrimps; can shrimps; water fleas
tadpole shrimp - a kind of branchiopod crustacean
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Although these taxa could have come from upstream perennial water sources, they also could have come from other sources, such as cryptobiotic states (e.g., the tadpole shrimp genus Triops) or the hyporheic zone, or as transients on birds and other wildlife (e.g., the leech E.
These six taxa included the tadpole shrimp in the genus Triops, three taxa of annelid worms, the leech E.