Definition of Macrurans

1. Noun. (plural of macruran) ¹



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Definition of Macrurans

1. macruran [n] - See also: macruran

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Macrurans

macroural
macrourid
macrourids
macrovascular
macrovirus
macroviruses
macroworld
macroworlds
macrozamia
macrozamin
macrozooplankton
macrozoospore
macrura
macrural
macruran
macrurans (current term)
macruroid
macrurous
macs
mactate
mactated
mactates
mactating
mactation
mactations
mactators
mactra
mactras
macuahuitl
macuahuitls

Literary usage of Macrurans

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1. The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal (1864)
"Among the subdivisions of macrurans, ... or degradational macrurans ; the pervertire, in the outer maxillipeds taking the form and functions of feet, ..."

2. Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special by James Dwight Dana (1894)
"... and macrurans among Decapods. The Isopods have a compact body, a short abdomen, which is not used in locomotion, with relatively short antennae, ..."

3. A College Text-book of Geology by Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Rollin D. Salisbury (1909)
"The macrurans seem to have frequented embay- ments and protected locations near the land, ... It is not improbable that the macrurans, then as now, ..."

4. Revised Text-book of Geology by James Dwight Dana, William North Rice (1897)
"The macrurans made their first appearance in the Devonian, ... comparing the macrurans, which appeared in the Devonian, ..."

5. Introductory Geology: A Text-book for Colleges by Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Rollin D. Salisbury (1914)
"The macrurans seem to have frequented embayments and protected locations near ... Probably macrurans had representatives in terrestrial waters then, as now. ..."

6. Introductory Geology: A Text-book for Colleges by Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Rollin D. Salisbury (1914)
"The macrurans seem to have frequented embayments and protected locations near ... Probably macrurans had representatives in terrestrial waters then, as now. ..."

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