Peraeopod Pe*r[ae]"o*pod, n. [Gr. ? on the opposite side + -pod.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the thoracic legs of a crustacean. See Illust. of {Crustacea}. [1913 Webster]

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  • peraeopod — see pereopod …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • peraeopod — See: pereiopod [Martin, 2005]. See: pereopod [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

  • peraeopod — variant of pereiopod …   Useful english dictionary

  • pereopod — See: pereiopod [Martin, 2005]. An appendage of the pereon [Brusca and Brusca, 2002]. Non maxilliped thoracic limbs; five pairs in Decapoda (thoracopods 4 8) and three pairs in Stomatopoda (thoracopods 6 8); includes one pair of chelipeds and four …   Crustacea glossary

  • pereiopod — ( ) [Baba, 2005]. Endopod of Mxp 3, lateral; and endopod of Mxp 3, including basal 2 articles, distal articles omitted, central. Based on Munidopsis. [Baba, 2005] A thoracic appendage used for movement, feeding, and defense [Mauchline, 1984].… …   Crustacea glossary

  • Kleine Felsengarnele — (Palaemon elegans) Systematik Teilordnung: Caridea Überfamilie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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