pleurobranchiae
A gill attached directly to the body wall [Ingle, 1983].
Gills attached to lateral wall of body dorsal to articulation of appendage [Williams, 1984].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • pleurobranchia — Gill attached to the body wall (pleural membrane), dorsal to the articulation of the appendage (Fig. 3C). (Pl. pleurobranchiae) [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997]. See: pleurobranch [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

  • Cambarus — noun a genus of Astacidae • Syn: ↑genus Cambarus • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Astacidae, ↑family Astacidae, ↑Astacura • …   Useful english dictionary

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