Lithodidae


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Lithodidae

[lə′thäd·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The king crabs, a family of anomuran decapods in the superfamily Paguridea distinguished by reduced last pereiopods and by the asymmetrical arrangement of the abdominal plates in the female.
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Relationship between age and thermoregulatory behavior of Lithodes santolla (Molina, 1782) (Decapoda, Lithodidae) juveniles.
Growth of stage I king crab larvae of Paralithodes camtschatica (Tilesius) (Decapoda: Lithodidae) in natural communities.
Classification and nomenclature PHYLUM ORDEN FAMILIA Mollusca Teuthoidea Loliginidae Ommastrephidae Cephalopoda Octopodidae Arthropoda Amphipoda Aoridae Crustacea Isopoda Cimothoidae Cirolanidae Stomatopoda Hemisquillidae Lysiosquillidae Squillidae Decapoda Penaeidae Sicyoniidae Solenoceridae Caridea Palaemonidae Gnathophyllidae Hippolytidae Alpheidae Palinura Palinuridae Anomura Diogenidae Porcellanidae Paguridae Albuneidae Lithodidae Brachyura Grapsidae Ocypodidae Portunidae Xanthidae Chordata Enterogona Salpidae Pisces Anguiliformes Ophichthidae Muraenesocidae Gadiformes Bregmacerotidae Clupeifortnes Clupeidae Engraulidae Pristigasteridae PHYLUM ORDEN ESPECIE Mollusca Teuthoidea Loligo sp.
Descriptions of new genera and species of crabs of the family Lithodidae. With notes on the young of Lithodes camtschaticus and Lithodes brevipes.
Energy sources for first feeding zoeae of king crab Paralithodes camtschatica (Tilesius) (Decapoda: Lithodidae).
Unlike crabs in the families Lithodidae and Paguridae, Aegla platensis, a riverine anomuran in Brazil, develops through the zoea and decapodid stages (equivalent to the megalops or glaucothoe) inside the egg and hatches alter 35 d (Lizardo-Daudt and Bond-Buckup 2003).
Molting and growth of eyestalk-ablated juvenile red king crabs, Paralithodes camtschatica (Crustacea: Lithodidae).
Epibiosis and rhizocephalan infestation patterns in relation to the reproductive biology of Lithodes ferox (Filhol, 1885) (Anomura: Lithodidae).
Maturity in male stone crab Hapalogaster dentata (Anomura: Lithodidae) and its application for fishery management.