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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ESC Marine Operations and Logistics Manager Dr Ibrahim Abdullatif Al-Maslamani noted that the new discovery will definitely lead to new research as it highlights shortcomings in the current taxonomic descriptive identification keys and species lists of the Leucosiidae family of crabs in the Arabian Gulf.
Brachyuran crabs belonging to family Grapsidae, Leucosiidae, Matutidae, Menippidae, Ocypodidae, Oziidae, Polybiidae, Porcellanidae, Portunidae, Sesarmidae and Xanthidae were recorded.
ZI, ZII, ZIII 64.58 *** Hippidea ZI 02.08 * Brachyura Family Dromiidae De ZI 10.45 ** Haan, 1833 Family Leucosiidae ZI, ZII, ZIII 06.25 * Samouelle, 1819 Family Xanthidae MacLeay, 1838 Menippe nodifrons ZI, ZII 06.25 * Stimpson, 1859 Panopeus spp.
5.8 0.64 0.21 4.93 Leucosiidae Lucifer faxoni 2.17 0.12 0.01 0.28 Ogyrides sp.
Hendrickx (1995a, 1995b y 1997) presenta los resultados de diversas campanas realizadas en el Pacifico Mexicano, avaladas por el Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnologia de la UNAM, Estacion Mazatlan, en los que menciona a miembros del suborden Dendrobranchiata y Caridea, asimismo a miembros de las familias Dromiidae hasta Leucosiidae, incluyendo, entre otras cosas, diagnosis y claves de identificacion.
The functional morphology of the feeding and grooming appendages of Ebalia tuberosa (Crustacea: Decapoda: Leucosiidae).
Las familias Leucosiidae (23), Parthenopidae (25) y Portunidae (26) son las que presentan especies con distribucion mas amplia; se recolectaron en ocho estaciones; ademas la Portunidae estuvo presente con tres especies.
Of these, 9 species belongs to family Portunidae, 5 species each to Grapsidae and Xanthidae, 2 species each to Leucosiidae, Ocypodidae, Oziidae and Sesarmidae and 1 species each to Matutidae, Menippidae, Polybiidae and Porcellanidae.
Los cangrejos braquiuros (Crustacea: Brachyura: Dromidae, hasta Leucosiidae) del Pacifico Mexico.