Caprella
Caprella Caprella n. a genus somprising the skeleton shrimp.

Syn: genus {Caprella}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Caprella — Screw Screw (skr[udd]), n. [OE. scrue, OF. escroue, escroe, female screw, F. [ e]crou, L. scrobis a ditch, trench, in LL., the hole made by swine in rooting; cf. D. schroef a screw, G. schraube, Icel. skr[=u]fa.] 1. A cylinder, or a cylindrical… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Caprella — noun skeleton shrimp • Syn: ↑genus Caprella • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Amphipoda, ↑order Amphipoda • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • caprella — ca·prel·la …   English syllables

  • Caprella mendax — Caprella mendax …   Wikipédia en Français

  • genus Caprella — noun skeleton shrimp • Syn: ↑Caprella • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Amphipoda, ↑order Amphipoda • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • καπρέλλα — (Caprella). Γένος καρκινοειδών μαλακοστράκων της οικογένειας των καπρελιδών, της τάξης των αμφιπόδων, που περιλαμβάνει μικροσκοπικούς θαλάσσιους οργανισμούς. Το πιο γνωστό είδος είναι η κ. η γραμμωτή, που ζει στον Ατλαντικό ωκεανό, κυρίως κοντά… …   Dictionary of Greek

  • skeleton shrimp — noun small amphipod crustacean having a grotesque form suggestive of the praying mantis; found chiefly on seaweed • Hypernyms: ↑amphipod • Member Holonyms: ↑Caprella, ↑genus Caprella * * * noun : an amphipod crustacean of Caprella or a related… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Skeleton shrimp — Taxobox name = Skeleton shrimp image width = 300px image caption = Pariambus typicus regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda subphylum = Crustacea classis = Malacostraca superordo = Peracarida ordo = Amphipoda subordo = Corophiidea infraordo =… …   Wikipedia

  • Caprelle — Caprellidae Caprellidae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Caprellidae — Pariambustypicus …   Wikipédia en Français

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