Axiidae


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Axiidae

[‚ak′sī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of decapod crustaceans, including the hermit crabs, in the suborder Reptantia.
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Decapod crustaceans 54 23.1 20.52 2355.48 Acetes americanus carolinae 30.43 18.04 5.64 720.7 Albunea catherinae Albuneidae Axiidae Brachyura 9.78 0.98 0.06 10.22 Callianassidae Decapoda 1.45 0.1 0.07 0.24 Heterocrypta granulata Latreutes parvulus Leptochela sp.
Milne Edwards, 15-03-84, USNM-259467), Axiidae (Axianassa intermedia Schmitt, 10-02-84, USNM-265101), Diogenidae (Clibanarius cubensis (Sausurre) 09-02-83, USNM-265113), Paguridae (Pagurus maclaughlinae Garcia-Gomez 15-03-84, USNM-265112), Porcellanidae (Petrolistes armatus (Gibbes) 15-03-84, USNM-265108), Majidae (Microphrys bicornutus (Latreille) 10-02-84, USNM-265115, Pitho lherminieri (Schramm) 10-02-84, USNM-265116), Portunidae (Portunus ordwayi (Stimpson) 04-02-83, USNM-265114), Xanthidae (Domecia acanthophora acanthophora (Desbonne & Schramm) 10-02-84, USNM-265104).
planipes, Axiidae, Ocypodidae, Pinnotheridae, Porcellanidae, and Majidae).