Fairy shrimp

Definition of Fairy shrimp

(Zool.) a European fresh-water phyllopod crustacean (Chirocephalus diaphanus); - so called from its delicate colors, transparency, and graceful motions. The name is sometimes applied to similar American species.

See also: Fairy

Related Words

Artemia, branchiopod, branchiopod crustacean, branchiopodan, Chirocephalus, genus Artemia, genus Chirocephalus
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