Sphaeromatidae


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Sphaeromatidae

[‚sfir·ō′mad·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of isopod crustaceans in the suborder Flabellifera in which the body is broad and oval and the inner branch of the uropod is immovable.
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PINNOTHERIDAE Pinnixa faba PORTUNIDAE Portunus xantusii PSEUDOTANAIDAE Pseudotanais oculatus SPHAEROMATIDAE Dynamenella sp.
The crustacean isopods--pillbugs and gribbles--are related to the woodlouse, and belong to the families Sphaeromatidae and Limnoriidae, respectively.
Notas sobre la biologia de Sphaeroma terebrans Bate, 1866 (Sphaeromatidae: Isopoda) en el manglar de Pochote, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica.
pa:2) 4 0.26 0.18 Ophiolepis paucispina (EQ) (ro.ca:4) 2 0.13 0.09 Astraea brevispina (MO) (ro:10) 2 0.13 0.13 Bursa granularis cubaniana (co:10) 2 0.13 0.09 (MO) Muricopsis roseus (MO) (ro.co:10) 2 0.13 0.13 Sphaeromatidae sp (CR) 2 0.13 0.09 Micropanope spinipes (CR) (co.bl:11) 109 7.27 2.03 Chaetacanthus sp (AN) (co.pa:2) 5 0.33 0.23 Synalpheus fritzmuelleri (co:15) 123 8.20 2.01 (CR) Alpheus paracrinitus (CR) (ro.co.pa:8) 42 2.80 0.84 Amphipoda sp1 (CR) 3 0.20 0.14 Amphipoda sp3 (CR) 3 0.20 0.11 Microphrys sp2 (CR) 3 0.20 0.11 Hemus cristulipes (CR) (cos:15) 5 0.33 0.21 Muricopsis deformis (MO) (co.ca:10) 12 0.80 0.37 Megalobrachium soriatum (ro:13.14) 25 1.67 0.68 (CR) Megalobrachium mortenseni (ro.
High level of genetic differentiation in the marine isopod Sphaeroma terebrans (Crustacea Isopoda Sphaeromatidae) as inferred by mitochondrial DNA analysis.
Classification Habitat* Family Sphaeromatidae Paradella quadripunctata (Menzies and Glynn, 1968) 2 Sphaeroma terebrans Bate, 1866 3 Sphaeroma quadridentata Say, 1818 3 Family Corallanidae Excorallana sp.
A new genus and species of Sphaeromatidae Crustacca; Isopoda) with experiments and observations on its reproductive biology, interspecific interactions and color polymorphisms.
Dentro de este grupo se destacaron los anfipodos Corophium sp., Jassa alonsoae y Caprella sp., y los isopodos Sphaeromatidae (Figs.
El resto de los itemes alimentarios presento una frecuencia inferior al 10%, e incluyeron a los decapodos braquiuros Cyrtograpsus angulatus y Peltarion spinosulum, isopodos Sphaeromatidae, ostracodos, tanaidaceos, cumaceos, ofiuroideos, priapulidos y restos de peces nototenidos (Fig.