Bopyridae

Bopyridae

[bō′pī·rə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of epicaridean isopods in the tribe Bopyrina known to parasitize decapod crustaceans.
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The superfamily Bopyrina included three families as Dajidae (parasitic in the incubatory chamber or on the dorsal surface of the Mysids and Euphosiids), Bopyridae (in branchial cavity or on the abdominal cavity of the Anomuran and Macrura) and Entoniscidae (in visceral cavity of Brachyura and Anomura) (Hartnoll, 1960).
Study on the taxonomy and zoogeography of the Family Bopyridae (Crustacea: Isopoda) in the China seas.
One new record genus of Bopyridae (Crustacea, Isopoda, Epicaridea) from China.
Bopyridae de la campagne Biaqores (Isopoda Epicaridea).
Evolution and zoogeography of the Isopoda Bopyridae, parasites of Crustacea Decapoda.
The Isopoda Bopyridae of the eastern Pacific--missing or just hiding?
Palaemonetes is susceptible to parasitism by a number of parasites, most notably parasitic isopods in the Family Bopyridae.
Artropoda / Crustacea Isopoda Aegidae Rocinela signata Bopyridae Probopyrus pandalicola Corallanidae Alcirona krebsii Excorallana costata Excorallana tricornis Tridentella virginata Cymothoidae Anilocra abudefdufi Anilocra haemuli Cymothoa exigua Cymothoa excisa Cymothoa oestrum Livoneca redmani Livoneca sp.
Name bourdonis, Latin genitive singular of third declension noun, selected in honor of Roland Bourdon, the noted authority on the Bopyridae, who first studied this species but did not name it.
Pseudione parviramus and Aporobopyrus collardi, two new species of Bopyridae (Isopoda: Epicaridea) from the Gulf of Mexico.
Primer registro y notas bioecologicas de dos Bopyridae y un Cryptoniscidae (Crustacea, Isopoda) para Mexico.
Descriptions and revisions of some species of Isopoda Bopyridae of the north western Atlantic Ocean.