Grapsidae


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Grapsidae

[′grap·sə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The square-backed crabs, a family of decapod crustaceans in the section Brachyura.
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The Brachyura was represented by families Epialtidae, Eriphiidae, Grapsidae, Majidae and Menippidae with one species each and by Panopeidae family with two species (Table 1).
Developmental biology of Armases miersii (Grapsidae), a crab breeding in supratidal rock pools.
Mating behavior, female receptivity and male-male competition in the intertidal crab Hemigrapsus sexdentatus (Brachyura: Grapsidae).
Inhibitory effects of cadmium on carbonic anhydrase activity and ionic regulation of the estuarine crab Chasmagnathus granulata (Decapoda, Grapsidae), Comp Biochem Physiol C Pharmacol Toxicol Endocrinol.
Brachyuran crabs belonging to family Grapsidae, Leucosiidae, Matutidae, Menippidae, Ocypodidae, Oziidae, Polybiidae, Porcellanidae, Portunidae, Sesarmidae and Xanthidae were recorded.
Maturidade sexual fisiologica em Goniopsis cruentata (Latreille) (Crustacea, Brachyura, Grapsidae) no estuario do Paripe, Pernambuco, Brasil.
Yamazaki, "Partial Masculinization of Female Eriocheirjaponicus (Brachyura, Grapsidae) by Androgenic Gland Implantation," Suisanzoshoku, vol.
Population structure of the red mangrove crab Goniopsis cruentata (Decapoda: Grapsidae) under different fishery impacts: Implications for resource management.
ABELE, L.G., 1992.--A review of the grapsid crab genus Sesarma (Crustacea: Decapoda: Grapsidae) in America, with the description of a new genus.
Toxic effects of microcystins in the hepatopancreas of the estuarine crab Chasmagnathus granulates (Decapoda, Grapsidae).