Gonodactylidae


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Gonodactylidae

[‚gän·ō·dak′til·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of mantis shrimp in the order Stomatopoda.
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Molecular systematics of the Gonodactylidae (Stomatopoda) using mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase C (subunit 1) DNA sequence data.
For example, mantis shrimps Gonodactylus bredini (Gonodactylidae) accumulate injuries as they grow (Berzins & Caldwell 1983).
Optokinesis in gonodactyloid mantis shrimps (Crustacea; Stomatopoda: Gonodactylidae).
Las familias de decapodos Trapeziidae, Majidae, Porcellanidae y Xanthidae, asi como la familia de estomatopodo Gonodactylidae, fueron bastante constantes porcentualmente en el numero de individuos a traves del tiempo.