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Synonyms for Malacostraca

largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs

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Chilopoda, Malacostraca and Gastropoda also contributed to the diet composition of the Short toed-treecreper with 1, 4 and 10 individuals only, respectively.
Tanaidacean phylogeny - the second step: the basal Paratanaoidean families (Crustacea: Malacostraca).
Class Order Family Genus/species Gastropoda Stylommatophora Polygridae Patera perigrapta PILSBRY Malacostraca Isopoda Trichoniscidae Caucasonethes sp.
Arthropoda accounted for 91% of prey items and included 7 classes (Arachnida, Chilopoda, Collembola, Copepoda, Diplopoda, Insecta, and Malacostraca [Amphipods and Isopods]).
In total, 18 orders of arthropods were identified within five classes: Arachnida, Diplopoda, Entognatha, Insecta, and Malacostraca. The 6MPB tract of forest contained 8 of these orders, the 18MPB tract contained 13, the 30MPB tract contained 14, and the control tract contained 16.
Phyllum Arthropoda Subphyllum Crustacea Clase Malacostraca Orden Decapoda Lam.
Annelida esta constituida por la clase Oligochaeta, Mollusca por la clase Gastropoda y Arthropoda esta conformado por Chilopoda, Diplopoda, Arachnida, Malacostraca e lnsecta.
Many of the species most commonly observed at deep, undisturbed sites belong to the classes Anthozoa, Malacostraca, and Ophiuroidea, which are the classes that a meta-analysis has identified as the taxonomic groups most adversely affected by mobile fishing gear (Collie et al., 2000b).
Pseudomeiobenthos was limited to the individuals of Oligochaeta, Chironomidae, and other Insecta, as well as Malacostraca, etc., all shorter than 3 mm, while larger individuals were considered macrozoobenthic (as in Gusakov, 1993, 2005).
The eyes of other Crustaceans, notably the Malacostraca (crabs, crayfish, lobsters) evolved independently.
Perthyn i'r cramenogion mae'r wrachen ludw, ac i'r dosbarth Malacostraca - sy'n swnio fel rhywbeth sy'n perthyn i'r Cosa Nostra!
Further, this investigation provides a comparison to the muscle patterns described in other crustacean nauplii and contrib utes to our understanding of the evolutionary reversal to a freeswimming nauplius in the Malacostraca.