Paguridea

Paguridea

[‚pag·yə′rid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A group of anomuran decapod crustaceans in which the abdomen is nearly always asymmetrical, being either soft and twisted or bent under the thorax.
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Two new hermit crabs (crustacea: decapoda: Paguridea) from the Caribean sea.
Biologia y patrones de distribucion de los cangrejos ermitanos (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Paguridea) en el mar Caribe colombiano.
Taphonomic significance of hermit crabs (Anomura; Paguridea): Epifaunal hermit crab-infaunal gastropod example.
Functional morphology of the mouthparts and gastric mill in the hermit crabs Clibanarius taenitua (Milne Edwards), Clibanarius virescens (Krauss), Paguristes squamousus McCulloch and Dardanus setifer (Milne-Edwards) (Anomura: Paguridea).
0.1 0.0 Caridea unidentified 0.1 0.0 Natantia unidentified 0.9 0.4 Total Reptantia# 31.9# 17.0# Anomura unidentified 0.1 0.1 Scyllaridae Scyllarus arctus 4.0 0.8 Diogenidae 1.1 1.7 Paguridea 0.3 0.3 Galatheidae Galathea sp.
Crustacea, decapoda, paguridea. Stockholm, Sweden: Scandinavian University Press.
Seasonality in the reproduction of the hermit crab Pagurus longicarpus Say, 1817 (Decapoda, Paguridea).
Adaptations of a species of hermit crab (Decapoda, Paguridea) inhabiting sessile worm tubes.