family Lithodidae

noun
deep-sea crabs of cold waters
Syn: ↑Lithodidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Brachyura, ↑suborder Brachyura
Member Meronyms: ↑Paralithodes, ↑genus Paralithodes

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  • Brachyura — noun an order of crustaceans (including true crabs) having a reduced abdomen folded against the ventral surface • Syn: ↑suborder Brachyura • Derivationally related forms: ↑brachyurous • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • genus Paralithodes — noun a genus of Lithodidae • Syn: ↑Paralithodes • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Lithodidae, ↑family Lithodidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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