branchiopod


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Synonyms for branchiopod

aquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding

of or relating to or characteristic of the subclass Branchiopoda

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m[L.sup.-1] for cladocerans as well as for the branchiopod. We quantified the components of feeding behaviour (encounter, attack, capture, ingestion, prey rejection and prey escapes) based on 10 minutes of direct observation of a total of 15 fish larvae placed individually in the experimental vessels using a lamp with a magnifying glass and following Greene (1983), over the eight weeks of the experiment.
Because the brain anatomy of branchiopods is much simpler than that of malacostracans, they have been regarded as the more likely ancestors of the arthropod lineage that would give rise to insects.
Strausfeld said: "There have been all sorts of implications why branchiopods shouldn't be the ancestors of insects.
While collecting amphibians, particularly in ephemeral and seasonal pools, I commonly encountered representatives of the three orders of branchiopods (Conchostraca, Notostraca, and Anostraca).
Horne (1967) surveyed branchiopods throughout Wyoming, and found diverse communities at most sites.
The occurrence of large branchiopod crustaceans in perennial pans: a research note.
Also express their gratitude to the organizers of 5th of International Large Branchiopod Symposium, the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences of the University of Western Australia (Australia).
Ultrastructure and ion permeability of the two types of epithelial cell arranged alternately in the gill of the fresh water branchiopod Caenestheriella gifuensis (Crustacea).
Branchiopod research in the Neotropics is becoming increasingly sophisticated, with Mexico, Brazil and Venezuela taking the lead (e.g., Hollwedel et al., 2003; Elmoor-Loureiro, 2007; Zoppi de Roa and Vasquez, 1991; Elias-Guttierez et al., 2008; Zoppi de Roa and Lopez, 2008).
Extant clam shrimp egg morphology: taxonomy and comparison with other fossil branchiopod eggs.
The macro-invertebrates considered most characteristic of the episodic freshwaters of hot deserts are branchiopod crustaceans, or the gill-footed shrimps (Notostraca, the tadpole shrimps; Conchostraca, the clam shrimps; Anostraca, the fairy shrimps).
No usherin-like sequences could be found in this way in Drosophila melanogaster, Caenorhabditis elegans, or the branchiopod crustacean Daphnia pulex.
Expression of hunch-back during trunk segmentation in the branchiopod crustacean Artemia franciscana Dev.
Phenoloxidase activity has been described in the water flea Daphnia magna (Mucklow and Ebert, 2003) and in hemocytes of the brine shrimp Artemia franciscana (Martin et al., 1999), although there are no complete cDNA sequences published for the branchiopod proteins.