decapod crustacean

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Synonyms for decapod crustacean

crustaceans characteristically having five pairs of locomotor appendages each joined to a segment of the thorax

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Alternatives for the use of decapod crustaceans in Estero El Verde Camacho, Sinaloa, Mexico
Profile of embryonic ecdysteroids in the decapod crustacean, Macrobrachium rosenbergii.
Glochidial metamorphosis on crustaceans is virtually unknown, although Walker (1981) reported metamorphosis of a hyriid mussel on freshwater decapod crustaceans in Australia.
Like other decapod crustaceans, shrimp rely on chemical senses to detect and localize food resources by means of chemosensilla that are located mainly on the cephalothoracic appendages.
The Atlantic blue crab (Callinectes sapidus', hereafter blue crab) is a common decapod crustacean found in estuarine and nearshore waters from Nova Scotia in Canada to Rio de la Plata in Argentina, including the entire coast of the Gulf of Mexico and throughout the Caribbean Sea (Williams 1974).
Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea) Part 1.
Then, the final objective of the project is to select the main representative genes related to nutrition, growth, and reproduction or sexual differentiation, to develop molecular tools for improving the culture of the main groups of decapod crustacean species (shrimps, prawns and crabs).
Of the prey observed in the gut contents, Harpacticoid copepod and Amphipoda can be considered benthic preys while Decapod crustacean larvae can be considered pelagic.
Prior studies have identified a distinct pattern in fish and decapod crustacean abundance and richness associated with sand ridges.
The decapod crustacean genus Naushonia Kingsley, 1897, currently contains seven species of rare, burrowing shrimp-like thalassinoids (Goy and Provenzano 1979; Martin and Abele 1982; Berggren 1992; Alvarez et al.
Dynamic of decapod crustacean larvae on the entrance of Guanabara Bay.
Seasonal and spatial patterns in an epibenthic decapod crustacean assemblage in Atlantic continental shelf waters.
Effects of reduced salinity on the biochemical composition (lipid, protein) of zoea I decapod crustacean larvae.