Definition of Anomura. Meaning of Anomura. Synonyms of Anomura

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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 includes the word...
- females. Patsy A. McLaughlin; Rafael Lemaitre (1997). "Carcinization in the anomura – fact or fiction? I. Evidence from adult morphology". Contributions to...
- (1993), p. 644 Peter Greenaway (2003). "Terrestrial adaptations in the Anomura (Crustacea: Decapoda)". Memoirs of Museum Victoria. 60 (1): 13–26. doi:10...
- (Kiwaidae) with notes on the phylogeny of the Chirostyloidea (Decapoda: Anomura)". Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 280 (1764):...
- (2006). "A new squat lobster family of Galatheoidea (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura) from the hydrothermal vents of the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge" (PDF). Zoosystema...
- half of these species are crabs, with the shrimp (about 3000 species) and Anomura including hermit crabs, porcelain crabs, squat lobsters (about 2500 species)...
- (2002). "Hippidae". Crustacea: Malocostraca: Eucarida (Part 2), Decapoda: Anomura, Brachyura. Volume 19 of Zoological catalogue of Australia, Australia....
- thought to contain the oldest crabs; it is now considered part of the Anomura. Examples of different crab sections Section Dromiacea Dakoticancroidea...
- Lomisoidea), Hippoidea is one of the four groups that make up the infraorder Anomura. Of the four, Hippoidea is thought to be the most basal, with the other...
- around New Zealand, 77 living species of crabs (and 10 species of crab-like Anomura) have been recorded, along with a further 24 species of fossil crabs (marked...
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