He is denominated the crab-dog, because he principally feeds upon crabs and other crustaceous animals.
The groups of crustaceous organisms classed as Entomostraca.
I trust this will appear to you the reverse of dubious in a progress through the crustaceous Orders.
It seems to tell of a hardness—bad propensities—a crustaceous nature.
The fourth glume is coriaceous or crustaceous, plano-convex, bisexual, 5-nerved and paleate; palea is as long as the glume.
The crabs are pulled out with a celerity that astonishes their crustaceous lordships.
The shell is kidney-shaped, and of a leathery, crustaceous substance.
Are we not told that the horse in the crustaceous age—I select a large word at random—was built no bigger than a dog?
As to their Number, in the majority of crustaceous animals the antenn amount to four, but no insect has more than two.
Testaceous: Having a hard shell, as distinguished from crustaceous, or soft-shelled.