Anomura


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Anomura

[‚an·ə′mu̇r·ə]
(vertebrate zoology)
A section of the crustacean order Decapoda that includes lobsterlike and crablike forms.
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Anomura was represented by 2,946 specimens, with Clibanarius antillensis being the most abundant species (n = 1,766) followed by Calcinus tibicen (n = 1,029).
Growth and reproduction of Munida rullanti (Decapoda: Anomura: Galatheidae) and impact of parasitism by Pleurocryta sp.
Intra- and extracellular osmotic regulation in the hololimnetic Caridea and Anomura: a phylogenetic perspective on the conquest of fresh water by the decapod Crustacea.
A geometric morphometric analysis of two sympatric species of the family Aeglidae (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura) from the L Plata basin.
Phylogenetic systematics and biogeography of the sand crab families Albuneidae and Blepharipodidae (Crustacea: Anomura: Hippoidea).
Paul, "Serotonin and octopamine elicit stereotypical agonistic behaviors in the squat lobster Munida quadrispina (Anomura, Galatheidae)," Journal of Comparative Physiology A, vol.
The topics include Caprella takedai, a new species of caprellid amphipod from off Ito, the east coast of Izu Peninsula, Shizuoka, Japan; the first zoea of Porcellanopagurus truncatifrons Takeda, 1981 (Decapoda, Anomura, Paguridae) described from laboratory-hatched material; remarkable zoeas of two species of deep-sea spider crabs; additional species of deep-sea pontoniine shrimps from Taiwan, with a description of one new species; and Griffinia takedai, a new species of deep-sea majoid crab from the Philippines.