Leucosiidae

Leucosiidae

[‚lü·kə′sī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The purse crabs, a family of true crabs belonging to the Oxystomata.
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Diogeninae, Porcellanidae, and Leucosiidae can all be considered reef prey.
crab Diogeninae Leucosiidae Xanthidae Porcellanidae Chaetognatha 199.