Spelaeogriphacea


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Spelaeogriphacea

[¦spē·lē·ō·gri′fās·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A peracaridan order of the Malacostraca comprised of the single species Spelaeogriphus lepidops, a small, blind, transparent, shrimplike crustacean with a short carapace that coalesces dorsally with the first thoracic somite.
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Another chapter treats the orders Bochusacae, Mictacea, and Spelaeogriphacea by combining two original French chapters and adding a third order.