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Cymothoidae  Leach, 1814
Taxonomic Serial No.: 92437

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMalacostraca Latreille, 1802  
                      SubclassEumalacostraca Grobben, 1892  
                         SuperorderPeracarida Calman, 1904 – barata da praia, pulga da praia, tatuzinho de jardim  
                            OrderIsopoda Latreille, 1817 – isopods, pillbugs, sowbugs, cloportes, isopodes  
                               SuborderFlabellifera Sars, 1882  
                                  FamilyCymothoidae Leach, 1814  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Genus Aegathoa Dana, 1853  
                                     Genus Agarna Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
                                     Genus Amblycephalon Pillai, 1954  
                                     Genus Anilocra Leach, 1818  
                                     Genus Artystone Schioedte, 1866  
                                     Genus Asotana Schioedte & Meinert, 1881  
                                     Genus Braga Schioedte & Meinert, 1881  
                                     Genus Catoessa Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
                                     Genus Ceratothoa Dana, 1852  
                                     Genus Cinusa Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
                                     Genus Creniola Bruce, 1987  
                                     Genus Cterissa Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
                                     Genus Cymothoa Fabricius, 1787  
                                     Genus Elthusa Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
                                     Genus Emetha Schioedte & Meinert, 1883  
                                     Genus Enispa Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
                                     Genus Glossobius Schioedte & Meinert, 1883  
                                     Genus Ichthyoxenus Herklots, 1870  
                                     Genus Idusa Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
                                     Genus Isonebula Taberner, 1977  
                                     Genus Joryma Bowman & Tareen, 1983  
                                     Genus Kuna Williams & Williams, 1986A  
                                     Genus Lathraena Schioedte & Meinert, 1881  
                                     Genus Livoneca Leach, 1818  
                                     Genus Lobothorax Bleeker, 1857  
                                     Genus Mothocya Costa in Hope, 1851  
                                     Genus Nerocila Leach, 1818  
                                     Genus Norileca Bruce, 1990  
                                     Genus Olencira Leach, 1818  
                                     Genus Ourozeuktes H. Milne-Edwards, 1840  
                                     Genus Paracymothoa Lemos de Castro, 1955  
                                     Genus Philostomella Szidat & Schubart, 1960  
                                     Genus Pleopodias Richardson, 1910  
                                     Genus Plotor Schioedte & Meinert, 1881  
                                     Genus Pseudoirona Pillai, 1964  
                                     Genus Renocila Miers, 1880  
                                     Genus Rhiothra Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
                                     Genus Riggia Szidat, 1948  
                                     Genus Ryukyua Williams & Bunkley-Williams, 1994  
                                     Genus Telotha Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
                                     Genus Tetragonocephalon Avdeev, 1978B  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Brian Kensley & Marilyn Schotte  
  Notes: National Museum of Natural History   
  Reference for: Cymothoidae    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31, pre-press (version 18-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: McLaughlin et al. 2005. Common and Scientific Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Crustaceans. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31   
  Reference for: Cymothoidae   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cymothoidae   
       
  Source: World List of Marine, Freshwater & Terrestrial Isopoda... 1996, website (version 1994)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: Compiled by Brian Kensley, Marilyn Schotte, and Steve Schilling (Oniscidea only), Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution   
  Reference for: Cymothoidae   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Martin, Joel W., and George E. Davis  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: An Updated Classification of the Recent Crustacea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, Science Series 39   
  Page(s): 124   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-891276-27-1   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cymothoidae   
       

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