WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
sand hop′per. 
  • InsectsSee  beach flea. 
    • 1780–90


    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    sand hopper n
    1. any of various small hopping amphipod crustaceans of the genus Orchestia and related genera, common in intertidal regions of seashores
      Also called: beach flea, sand flea



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