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Definition of the noun ostracoda
What does ostracoda mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- seed shrimps
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Ostracoda: subclass Ostracoda
- more generic word: class = a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
- member of: class Crustacea / Crustacea = class of mandibulate arthropods including: lobsters; crabs; shrimps; woodlice; barnacles; decapods
- member: mussel shrimp / seed shrimp / ostracod = tiny marine and freshwater crustaceans with a shrimp-like body enclosed in a bivalve shell
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Transactions of the Royal Microscopical Society, and Record of Histological Research at Home and Abroad
As remarked by the author, " the geographical and bathymetrical distribution of the Ostracoda is a matter of the greatest interest as illustrating the probable condition under which the various fossiliferous strata have been deposited." The Blind ...
The Call of Everest (2013)
The History, Science, and Future of the World's Tallest Peak by Conrad Anker
Ostracoda is a class of the ...
by John Gunn
Ostracoda is a widely distributed taxon in subterranean waters, ...
by Scott Elias, Cary Mock
The Ostracoda: Applications in Quaternary Research, pp. 205–224.American Geophysical Union. Coralline Sr/Ca Paleothermometry Temperature Calibrations Of Sr/Ca In Corals The variability of skeletal Sr/Ca in hermatypic coral skeletons ...
The Class Ostracoda is subdivided into two subclasses, the Myodocopa andthe Podocopa. Themyodocopans are all marine.The podocopans are dividedinto three orders:the exclusively marine Platycopida, the ubiquitous Podocopida (the ...
Ostracoda. The Ostracoda...
Encyclopedia of Caves (2012)
by William B. White, David C. Culver
Ostracoda. Ostracods are small (usually...
by Beau Riffenburgh
many crustaceans (Cladocera, Ostracoda, Copepoda ); fish larvae; etc.
With Historical Notes by Richard J. Howarth
Quantitative re-evaluation of ecology and distribution of recent Foraminif- era and Ostracoda of Todos Santos Bay, Baja California, Mexico. The University of Kansas Palaeontological Contributions. Paper 10, Lawrence, KS, The University of ...
by Vivien Gornitz
The Ostracoda: Applications in Quaternary Research. Washington, USA: American Geophysical Union, pp. 279-299. Dwyer, G.S., and Cronin, T.M., 2001. Ostracode shell chemistry as a paleosalinity proxy in Florida Bay. In Wardlaw, B. ( ed.) ...
by Hanneke(J.)G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers
Ostracoda class of the subphylum →Crustacea (phylum →Arthropoda) Musselshrimps. Small (a few mm) shrimplike crustaceans, with a calcified → carapace in two valves completely enclosing the body. They occur in freshwater and all marine ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
osteoderm Osteoglossidae Osteoglossiformes Osteoglossomorpha Osteostraci ostium ostraciiform swimming Ostracion lentiginosum Ostraciontidae Ostracoda Ostracodermi ostracoderms ostracum Ostreina ostrich Otariidae otic otic capsule ...
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Ostracoda: Retibythere (Bathybythere) scaberrima
Bythocytheridae Sars 1926
Bythoceratina scaberrima (Brady, 1886) (synonym)
Locality: Gulf of Cadiz, upper slope
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