Definition of Squilloidea. Meaning of Squilloidea. Synonyms of Squilloidea

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Definition of Squilloidea

Squilloidea
Stomapoda Sto*map"o*da, n. pl. [NL. See Stoma, and -poda.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of Crustacea including the squillas. The maxillipeds are leglike in form, and the large claws are comblike. They have a large and elongated abdomen, which contains a part of the stomach and heart; the abdominal appendages are large, and bear the gills. Called also Gastrula, Stomatopoda, and Squilloidea.

Meaning of Squilloidea from wikipedia

- Squillidae is a family of mantis shrimp, the only family in the superfamily Squilloidea. The type genus is Squilla. It is the stomatopod family with the most...
- Lysiosquilloidea Coronididae Lysiosquillidae Nannosquillidae Tetrasquillidae Squilloidea Squillidae Eurysquilloidea Eurysquillidae Parasquilloidea Parasquillidae...
- and develop into erichthus larvae, where the pleopods appear. In the Squilloidea, a pseudozoea larva develops into an alima larva, while in Gonodactyloidea...
- "Morphological considerations and range extensions for species of the superfamily Squilloidea (Crustacea: Stomatopoda) in the southwest Atlantic" (PDF). Pan-American...
- since been recognised that eurysquillids are closer to families in the Squilloidea, and so Eurysquillidae has been placed in its own superfamily, Eurysquilloidea...
- The list of marine crustaceans of South Africa is a list of sal****er species that form a part of the crustacean (Phylum Arthropoda, several classes) fauna...