Peracarida


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Peracarida

[‚per·ə′kar·ə·də]
(invertebrate zoology)
A superorder of the Eumalacostraca; these crustaceans have the first thoracic segment united with the head, the cephalothorax usually larger than the abdomen, and some thoracic segments free from the carapace.
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Hughes LE and Peart RA (2013) New species and records of Ampithoidae (Peracarida: Amphipoda) from Australian Waters.
Annotated checklist of the amphipods (Peracarida: Amphipoda) from the tropical eastern Pacific.
Percent contribution of CA1 and CA2 Average Average proportion individual of taxon weight per per Classification Taxon PFO station station Porifera Porifera 19.0 52.1926 Ctenophora Ctenophora 19.0 0.2471 Polychaeta Polychaeta 13.8 0.1387 0.0804 Mollusca Gastropoda 55.2 2.4551 0.0425 Pleurobranchomorpha 70.7 2.2524 0.0036 Bivalvia 39.7 6.5778 0.0838 Placopecten magellanicus 17.2 0.3847 0.1179 Crustacea Peracarida 29.3 0.4728 0.0140 Caridea 100.0 11.1031 0.0049 Penaeus setiferus 10.3 0.5125 0.0332 Pagurus spp.
Widespread atypical mitochondrial DNA structure in isopods (Crustacea, Peracarida) related to a constitutive heteroplasmy in terrestrial species.
Jones, "Disruption of swimming in the hyperbenthic mysid Neomysis integer (Peracarida: Mysidacea) by the organophosphate pesticide chlorpyrifos," Aquatic Toxicology, vol.
Alexander, 'Evidence for Filter-Feeding by the Wood-Boring Isopod, Sphaeroma terebrans (Crustacea: Peracarida)', Journal of Zoology 256 (2002): 463-171.
The Families Kalliapseudidae, Pagurapseudopsidae, Parapseudidae and Apseudidae (Crustacea: Peracarida: Tanaidacea: Apseudomorpha), with descriptions of a new genus and six new species.
En 19 capitulos se explican los variados y diferentes grupos taxonomicos de Crustacea, principalmente marinos y de lagunas costeras, tratados en: "Decapoda", "Cladocera", "Copepoda", "Peracarida", "Cirripedia", "Oniscidea", "Remipedia", "Lophogastrida y Mysida", "Branchiopoda: Anostraca", "Branchiopoda: Cyclestherida, Laevicaudata, and Spinicaudata", "Branchiopoda: Notostraca", "Amphipoda", "Stomatopoda", "Euphausiacea", "Cumacea", "Leptostraca", "Tanaidacea", "Ostracoda" y "Brachiura".