The strike of this club (or a spear, stomatopod
species feature either one) is among the fastest animal movements known.
Multiple spectral classes of photoreceptors in the retinas of gonodactyloid stomatopod
Decapod and Stomatopod
Crustaceans from Ascension Island, South Atlantic Ocean.
Hendrickx ME, Demestre M, Esparza-Haro A, Salgado-Barragan J (1997) Stomatopod
and decapod crustaceans collected during the CEEMEX P5 and P7 cruises to the Gulf of Tehuantepec, Mexico.
In 1983, researchers found that a prawnlike Caribbean stomatopod
that has just molted still threatens intruders by waving a claw.
The evolutionary ecology of life history patterns in stomatopod
A specialist identified the species as a stomatopod
, a favorite food of desirable panfish caught by fishermen in the Chesapeake Bay area.
Six new species of decapod and stomatopod
crustacea from the Gulf of Mexico.
Vision scientists have studied the extraordinarily complex visual systems of stomatopod
crustaceans, or mantis shrimp, for decades.
Lunar and tidal periodicity of molting and reproduction in stomatopod
Crustacea: a selfish herd hypothesis.
The bright orange fist-like club of the mantis shrimp, or stomatopod
, a 4-inch long crustacean found in tropical waters, accelerates underwater faster than a 22-caliber bullet.
burrow densities increased nearly ten-fold at Willow Cove during 1996-1998 (0.
Indeed, with the striking force of a bullet, stomatopod
claws can break the glass of aquarium walls.
Prey selection and processing in a stomatopod
Large-scale spatial variability of decapod and stomatopod
larvae along the South Brazil Shelf.