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Cancridae

Definition of the noun cancridae

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noun - plural: -

  1. many of the best known edible crabs

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Google previewBiology of the Invertebrates (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Cancridae is a family of crabs. It comprises six extant genera, and eleven exclusively fossil genera, in two subfamilies: Until 2000, the extant species were all classified in genus Cancer. After an analysis of new fossil material, the subgenera ...

Google previewBiology of Invertebrates (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Cancridae is a family of crabs. It comprises six extant genera, and eleven exclusively fossil genera, in two subfamilies: Until 2000, the extant species were all classified in genus Cancer. After an analysis of new fossil material, the subgenera ...

Google previewFoods and Food Production Encyclopedia (2012)

by Douglas M. Considine

* Rock crab Cancer pagurus Cancridae - Brachyura Sand crab Cancer Irroatus ( true ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Daniel Simberloff, Marcel Rejmanek

Cancer novaezelandiae (Cancridae ) ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

camaral Cambrian camel camel cricket Camelidae camera camerae cameral camouflage cAMP campanulate Campephagidae Campodeidae campodeiform Canada goose canalization canalizing selection canary cancer cell Cancridae cane ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

Cancridae. Candidas (kang'kri-de), n. pi. [NL., < Cancer ( Cancr-) + -ida;.] The family of crabs of which the genus Cancer is the type ; the central family of brachyurous decapod crustaceans, its definition varied with different systems of ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1914)

crustaceans of the family Cancridae: formerly more than conterminous with the order Decapoda, now restricted to the common edible crab of Europe, C. pagurus, and its immediate ...

Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Fish and Fish Products (2009)

by OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

On appelle crabe un grand nombre de crustace ́s de ́capodes de la famille des Cancridae (comprenant les espe`ces Cancer), des Portunidae (comprenant les espe`ces Callinectes), des Majidae, des Xanthidae, etc. Les espe`ces principales ...

Google previewIconographic Encyclopaedia of Science, Literature, and Art (1860)

by J. G. Heck

The Leucosiinw are much like the Cancridae or ordinary crabs. Philyra (pi. 78, fig. 7) is a genus of small Crustacea, with the carapace circular and depressed. In the Corystiince, the external antennae are robust and rather long, and the sternal ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

crustaceans of the family Cancridae: formerly more than conterminous with the order Decapoda, now restricted to the common edible crab of Europe, C. pagurus, and its immediate ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

3Cancer pagurus, family Cancridae.

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

EDIBLE CRAB PHYLUM Arthropoda CLASS Crustacea SUBCLASS Malacostraca ORDER Decapoda FAmILY Cancridae genus and species Cancer pagurus N 4Mfe T □ Edible crab - EDIBLE FROG CLASS Amphibia ORDER Anura FAMILY ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1906)

Cancridae 787 candid Cancridae (kang'kri-de), n. pi.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores (2007)

by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines

Cancridae (rock crabs), ...

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