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Definition of Anomura

Anomura
Anomura An`o*mu"ra, Anomoura An`o*mou"ra, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? lawless + ? tail.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of decapod Crustacea, of which the hermit crab in an example.

Meaning of Anomura from wikipedia

- Anomura (sometimes Anomala) is a group of decapod crustaceans, including hermit crabs and others. Although the names of many anomurans include the word...
- Nature to evolve a crab". Most carcinised crustaceans belong to the order Anomura. It was stated by Borradaile in 1916 that: […] carcinization […] consists...
- of these species are crabs, with the shrimp (about 3,000 species) and Anomura including hermit crabs, porcelain crabs, squat lobsters (about 2500 species)...
- (1993), p. 644 Greenaway, Peter (2003). "Terrestrial adaptations in the Anomura (Crustacea: Decapoda)". Memoirs of Museum Victoria. 60 (1): 13–26. doi:10...
- (lobsters and crabs). Brachyura is the sister clade to the infraorder Anomura, which contains the hermit crabs and relatives. The cladogram below shows...
- "Protandric hermaphroditism in a mole crab, Emerita asiatica (Decapoda:Anomura)". Biological Bulletin. 160 (1): 161–174. JSTOR 1540910. BIOSTOR 9638....
- (2006). "A new squat lobster family of Galatheoidea (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura) from the hydrothermal vents of the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge" (PDF). Zoosystema...
- (2002). "Hippidae". Crustacea: Malocostraca: Eucarida (Part 2), Decapoda: Anomura, Brachyura. Volume 19 of Zoological catalogue of Australia, Australia....
- Galatheoidea and Chirostyloidea, which form part of the decapod infraorder Anomura, alongside groups including the hermit crabs and mole crabs. They are distributed...
- (2006). "A new squat lobster family of Galatheoidea (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura) from the hydrothermal vents of the Pacific–Antarctic Ridge" (PDF). Zoosystema...