from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or having the characters of the Caridea; caridomorphic.
- n. A member of the Caridea or Caridomorpha.
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Collections of marine molluscs and sponges and of as yet unidentified caridean shrimps (mostly Alpheids, probably comprising 5-8 species), were made in 1987.