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Albunea  Weber, 1795
Taxonomic Serial No.: 98121

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2023   

 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  
                                  InfraorderAnomura MacLeay, 1838  
                                     SuperfamilyHippoidea Latreille, 1825 – sand crabs, mole crabs  
                                        FamilyAlbuneidae Stimpson, 1858 – sand crabs, mole crabs  
                                           SubfamilyAlbuneinae Stimpson, 1858  
                                              GenusAlbunea Weber, 1795  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Albunea bulla Boyko, 2002  
                                                 Species Albunea carabus (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                 Species Albunea catherinae Boyko, 2002  
                                                 Species Albunea danai Boyko, 1999  
                                                 Species Albunea elegans A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1898  
                                                 Species Albunea elioti J. E. Benedict, 1904  
                                                 Species Albunea galapagensis Boyko, 2002  
                                                 Species Albunea gibbesii Stimpson, 1859 – surf mole crab 
                                                 Species Albunea groeningi Boyko, 2002  
                                                 Species Albunea holthuisi Boyko & Harvey, 1999  
                                                 Species Albunea lucasia de Saussure, 1853  
                                                 Species Albunea marquisiana Boyko, 2000  
                                                 Species Albunea microps Miers, 1878  
                                                 Species Albunea occulta Boyko, 2002  
                                                 Species Albunea okinawaensis Osawa & Fujita, 2007  
                                                 Species Albunea paretii Guérin-Méneville, 1853 – beach mole crab 
                                                 Species Albunea speciosa Dana, 1852  
                                                 Species Albunea steinitzi Holthuis, 1958  
                                                 Species Albunea symmysta (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                 Species Albunea thurstoni Henderson, 1893  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Albunea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Boyko, Christopher B., and Patsy A. McLaughlin  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Annotated checklist of Anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world [...]. Part 4 - Hippoidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, supplement no. 23   
  Page(s): 139-151   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0217-2445   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Albunea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Williams, Austin B., Lawrence G. Abele, D. L. Felder, H. H. Hobbs, Jr., R. B. Manning, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and Scientific Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Decapod Crustaceans   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 17   
  Page(s): 77   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-913235-49-0, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Albunea   

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