Potamonidae

Potamonidae

[‚päd·ə′män·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of fresh-water crabs included in the Brachyura.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Breeding cycle and Fecundity Freshwater crab Barytelphosa cunicularis (Decapoda, Potamonidae).
The morphology of the gills of the freshwater African crab Potamon niloticus (Crustacea: Brachyura: Potamonidae): a scanning and transmission electron microscopic study.