Nephropsidae
Nephropsidae Nephropsidae prop. n. A natural family in some classifications coextensive with the {Homaridae}.

Syn: family {Nephropsidae}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Nephropsidae — noun in some classifications coextensive with the Homaridae • Syn: ↑family Nephropsidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Decapoda, ↑order Decapoda • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • nephropsidae — ne·phrop·si·dae …   English syllables

  • family Nephropsidae — noun in some classifications coextensive with the Homaridae • Syn: ↑Nephropsidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Decapoda, ↑order Decapoda • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Nephrops — noun a genus of Nephropsidae • Syn: ↑Nephrops • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Nephropsidae, ↑family Nephropsidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nephrops — noun a genus of Nephropsidae • Syn: ↑genus Nephrops • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Nephropsidae, ↑family Nephropsidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • arthropod family — noun any of the arthropods • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Phalangiidae, ↑family Phalangiidae, ↑Argiopidae, ↑family Argiopidae, ↑orb weaver, ↑Theridiidae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Decapoda — noun 1. lobsters; crayfish; crabs; shrimps; prawns • Syn: ↑order Decapoda • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Malacostraca, ↑subclass Malacostraca …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Decapoda — noun 1. lobsters; crayfish; crabs; shrimps; prawns • Syn: ↑Decapoda • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Malacostraca, ↑subclass Malacostraca …   Useful english dictionary

  • Moreton Bay bug — Taxobox name = Moreton Bay bug image width = 230px regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda subphylum = Crustacea classis = Malacostraca ordo = Decapoda familia = Scyllaridae genus = Thenus species = T. orientalis binomial = Thenus orientalis… …   Wikipedia

  • scampi — Small, clawed marine lobsters belonging to the family Nephropsidae …   Fisheries — dictionary

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