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Definition of Limulus

Limulus
Limulus Lim"u*lus (l[i^]m"[-u]*l[u^]s), n.; pl. Limuli (-l[imac]). [L., dim. of limus sidelong, askance.] (Zo["o]l.) The only existing genus of Merostomata. It includes only a few species from the East Indies, and one (Limulus polyphemus) from the Atlantic coast of North America. Called also Molucca crab, king crab, horseshoe crab, and horsefoot.

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- Limulus is a genus of horseshoe crab, with one extant species, the Atlantic horseshoe crab (Limulus polyphemus). Many fossil species are known, many of...
- The Atlantic horseshoe crab (Limulus polyphemus), also known as the American horseshoe crab, is a species of marine and brackish chelicerate arthropod...
- Limulus amebocyte lysate (LAL) is an aqueous extract of blood cells (amoebocytes) from the Atlantic horseshoe crab Limulus polyphemus. LAL reacts with...
- Crabs, Limulus Polyphemus". The Ohio Journal of Science. 70 (5): 276–283. hdl:1811/5558. Battelle, B.A. (December 2006), "The eyes of Limulus polyphemus...
- Veigaia limulus is a species of mite in the family Veigaiidae. "Veigaia limulus". GBIF. Retrieved 2020-01-25....
- tridentatus and Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda. The fourth living species, Limulus polyphemus, is found in the Americas. T. gigas is found in tropical South...
- Limulus clotting factor overbar C (EC 3.4.21.84, factor C, limulus factor C) is an enzyme. This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction Selective...
- Eurycheilichthys limulus is a species of armored catfish endemic to Brazil, where it is found in the upper Jacuí River basin. The habitat at the type...
- is limulus. Limulus is an ancient animal which has existed for a history and is called the “living fossil”. Therefore, the preservation of limulus is...
- Limulus clotting enzyme (EC 3.4.21.86, clotting enzyme) is an enzyme. This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction Selective cleavage of -Arg18-...
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