cryptopodia

cryptopodia

 [krip″to-po´de-ah]
swelling of the lower leg and foot, covering all but the sole of the foot.
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cryp·to·po·di·a

(krip'tō-pō'dē-ă),
A swelling of the lower part of the leg and the foot, in such a manner that there is great distortion and the sole seems to be a flattened pad.
[crypto- + G. pous, foot]
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cryp·to·po·di·a

(krip'tō-pō'dē-ă)
A swelling of the lower part of the leg and the foot, in such a manner that there is great distortion and the sole seems to be a flattened pad.
[crypto- + G. pous, foot]
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References in periodicals archive ?
Milne Malacostraca: Decapoda: Edwards & Lucas, 1843 Brachyura: Ocypodidae Ocypode occidentalis Stimpson, 1860 Uca latimanus (Rathbun, 1894) Uca panamensis (Stimpson, 1859) Arthropoda: Crustacea: Ozius tenuidactylus Malacostraca: Decapoda: (Lockington, 1877) Brachyura: Oziidae Arthropoda: Crustacea: Celatopesia hassleri (Rathbun, Malacostraca: Decapoda: 1925) as Cryptopodia hassleri Brachyura: Parthenopidae Daldorfia glasselli (Garth, 1958) as Thyrolambrus glasselli Daldorfia trigona (A.
Previous records: Cryptopodia concava--Rodrigues da Costa (1969), Abrolhos, 8-24 m; Gomes Correa (1972), Abrolhos; Barreto et al.
Remarks: Chiong & Ng (1998) found several morphological differences to separate the two American species of Cryptopodia H.