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- n. Any member of the Bopyridae.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A crustacean of the family Bopyridæ.
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Most crustaceans are carnivores or scavengers, though herbivores and detritivores are also common, and some crustacean groups (e.g., the bopyrid idopods) are parasites hardly recognizable as crustaceans.