Catalogue Of The Australian Stalk- And Sessile-eyed Crustacea by William Aitcheson Haswell

Catalogue Of The Australian Stalk- And Sessile-eyed Crustacea

byWilliam Aitcheson Haswell

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1882. Excerpt: ... Genus Leptodius, A. M.-Edw. Carapace more or less transverse, anteriorly areolate, posteriorly plane or imperfectly divided; lateral gastric lobes not sub-divided. Antero-lateral borders longer than the posterolateral, toothed or lobed. Front small, truncate. Basal joint of the antennae short and thick, in contact with a process of the front; flagellum lodged in the internal orbital hiatus. Third joint of the external maxillipedes sub-rectangular. Anterior legs unarmed. Posterior legs not spinulous. 99. Leptodius exaratus. A.M. Chlorodius exaratus, M.-Edw., Hist. Nat. Crust., t. i., p. 402, and Regne Animale de Cuvier, Crust., Atlas, pl. xi., fig. 3; Dana, U.S. Explor. Exped., Crust., Voi. i., p. 207, pl. x., fig. 11; Stimpson, Prodr., etc, (Proc Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad.) 1858, p. 31. Xantho affinis, De Haan, Fauna Japonica, p. 48, pl. xiii., fig. 8. Leptodius exaratus, A. M.-Edw., Nouv. Arch. du Mus., t. ix., p. 222. Carapace very broad, depressed, slightly lobulated in front. Branchial region with three prominent lobes which follow the contour of the carapace. Antero-lateral borders with four triangular, broad and pointed teeth (not including the external orbital angle). Posterior part of the carapace depressed and completely smooth. Front truncate, narrow, formed of two lobes which are more prominent than the internal orbital angles. Anterior legs robust, fingers long and black; hand sometimes a little rugose above, completely smooth on its other aspects. Wrist with an obtuse tooth internally. Ambulatory legs smooth. A widely distributed species. 100. Leptodius sanguineus. Chlorodius sanguineus, M.-Edw., Hist. Nat. Crust., t. i., p. 402; Dana, U.S. Explor. Exped., Crust., i., p. 207, pl. xi., fig. 11. Chlorodius Edwardsii, Heller, Synopsis der Crust. de...

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Title:Catalogue Of The Australian Stalk- And Sessile-eyed CrustaceaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:92 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.19 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217692052

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