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Alpheidae  Rafinesque, 1815
Taxonomic Serial No.: 96600

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): snapping shrimps [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2021   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMalacostraca Latreille, 1802  
                      SubclassEumalacostraca Grobben, 1892  
                         SuperorderEucarida Calman, 1904 – camarão, caranguejo, ermitão, lagosta, siri  
                            OrderDecapoda Latreille, 1802 – crabs, crayfishes, lobsters, prawns, shrimp, crabes, crevettes, écrevisses, homards  
                               SuborderPleocyemata Burkenroad, 1963  
                                  InfraorderCaridea Dana, 1852  
                                     SuperfamilyAlpheoidea Rafinesque, 1815  
                                        FamilyAlpheidae Rafinesque, 1815 – snapping shrimps  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Acanthanas Anker, Poddoubtchenko & Jeng, 2006  
                                           Genus Alpheopsis Coutière, 1896  
                                           Genus Alpheus Fabricius, 1798 – pistol shrimps, snapping shrimps 
                                           Genus Amphibetaeus Coutière, 1896  
                                           Genus Arete Stimpson, 1860  
                                           Genus Aretopsis De Man, 1910  
                                           Genus Athanas Leach, 1814  
                                           Genus Athanopsis Coutière, 1897  
                                           Genus Automate De Man, 1888  
                                           Genus Bannereus Bruce, 1988  
                                           Genus Batella Holthuis, 1955  
                                           Genus Bermudacaris Anker & Iliffe, 2000  
                                           Genus Betaeopsis Yaldwyn, 1971  
                                           Genus Betaeus Dana, 1852  
                                           Genus Bruceopsis Anker, 2010  
                                           Genus Caligoneus Komai & Fujita, 2018  
                                           Genus Coronalpheus Wicksten, 1999  
                                           Genus Coutieralpheus Anker & Felder, 2005  
                                           Genus Deioneus Dworschak, Anker & Abed-Navandi, 2000  
                                           Genus Fenneralpheus Felder & Manning, 1986  
                                           Genus Harperalpheus Felder & Anker, 2007  
                                           Genus Jengalpheops Anker & Dworschak, 2007  
                                           Genus Leptalpheus Williams, 1965  
                                           Genus Leptathanas De Grave & Anker, 2008  
                                           Genus Leslibetaeus Anker, Poddoubtchenko & Wehrtmann, 2006  
                                           Genus Metabetaeus Borradaile, 1899  
                                           Genus Metalpheus Coutière, 1908  
                                           Genus Mohocaris Holthuis, 1973  
                                           Genus Nennalpheus A. H. Banner & D. M. Banner, 1981  
                                           Genus Notalpheus Méndez G. & Wicksten, 1982  
                                           Genus Orygmalpheus De Grave & Anker, 2000  
                                           Genus Pachelpheus Anker, 2020  
                                           Genus Parabetaeus Coutière, 1896  
                                           Genus Pomagnathus Chace, 1937  
                                           Genus Potamalpheops Powell, 1979  
                                           Genus Prionalpheus A. H. Banner & D. M. Banner, 1960  
                                           Genus Pseudalpheopsis Anker, 2007  
                                           Genus Pseudathanas Bruce, 1983  
                                           Genus Pterocaris Heller, 1862  
                                           Genus Racilius Paul'son, 1875  
                                           Genus Richalpheus Anker & Jeng, 2006  
                                           Genus Rugathanas Anker & Jeng, 2007  
                                           Genus Salmoneus Holthuis, 1955  
                                           Genus Stenalpheops Miya, 1997  
                                           Genus Synalpheus Bate, 1888  
                                           Genus Thuylamea Nguyen, 2001  
                                           Genus Triacanthoneus Anker, 2010  
                                           Genus Vexillipar Chace, 1988  
                                           Genus Yagerocaris Kensley, 1988  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Alpheidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): De Grave, Sammy, and C. H. J. M. Fransen  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the Dendrobranchiate, Stenopodidean, Procarididean and Caridean Shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologische Mededelingen, vol. 85, no. 9   
  Page(s): 195-589   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-90-6519-2004, 0024-0672  
  Reference for: Alpheidae   
  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   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-891276-27-1   
  Reference for: Alpheidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McLaughlin, P. A., D. K. Camp, M. V. Angel, E. L. Bousfield, P. Brunel, R. C. Brusca, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Crustaceans   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31   
  Page(s): 545   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-64-6, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Alpheidae, snapping shrimps [English]   

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