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Xanthidae  MacLeay, 1838
Taxonomic Serial No.: 98748

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): mud crabs [English]
    crabes de boue [French]
    xanthidés [French]
    pebble crabs [English]
    rubble crabs [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 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  
                                     InfraorderBrachyura Latreille, 1802 – short-tailed crabs, true crabs  
                                        SuperfamilyXanthoidea MacLeay, 1838  
                                           FamilyXanthidae MacLeay, 1838 – mud crabs, crabes de boue, xanthidés, pebble crabs, rubble crabs  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Genus Actaea De Haan, 1833  
                                              Genus Allactaea Williams, 1974  
                                              Genus Atergatis De Haan, 1833  
                                              Genus Banareia A. Milne-Edwards, 1869  
                                              Genus Carpoporus Stimpson, 1871  
                                              Genus Cataleptodius Guinot, 1968  
                                              Genus Chlorodiella Rathbun, 1897  
                                              Genus Cycloxanthops Rathbun, 1897  
                                              Genus Cyrtocarcinus Ng and Chia, 1994  
                                              Genus Etisus H. Milne Edwards, 1834  
                                              Genus Gaillardiellus Guinot, 1976  
                                              Genus Galene De Haan, 1833  
                                              Genus Garthiella Titgen, 1986  
                                              Genus Glyptoxanthus A. Milne-Edwards, 1879  
                                              Genus Gonopanope Guinot, 1967  
                                              Genus Heteractaea Lockington, 1877  
                                              Genus Juxtaxanthias Ward, 1942  
                                              Genus Lachnopodus Stimpson, 1858  
                                              Genus Leptodius A. Milne-Edwards, 1863  
                                              Genus Liocarpilodes Klunzinger, 1913  
                                              Genus Liomera Dana, 1851  
                                              Genus Lophozozymus A. Milne-Edwards, 1863  
                                              Genus Lybia H. Milne Edwards, 1834  
                                              Genus Lydia Gistel, 1848  
                                              Genus Macromedaeus Ward, 1942  
                                              Genus Medaeus Dana, 1851  
                                              Genus Melybia Stimpson, 1871  
                                              Genus Micropanope Stimpson, 1871  
                                              Genus Nanocassiope Guinot, 1967  
                                              Genus Neoliomera Odhner, 1925  
                                              Genus Neoxanthias Ward, 1933  
                                              Genus Neoxanthops Guinot, 1968  
                                              Genus Paractaea Guinot, 1969  
                                              Genus Paraliomera Rathbun, 1930  
                                              Genus Paramedaeus Guinot, 1967  
                                              Genus Paraxanthias Odhner, 1925  
                                              Genus Pelaeus Eydoux and Souleyet, 1842  
                                              Genus Phymodius A. Milne-Edwards, 1863  
                                              Genus Pilodius Dana, 1852  
                                              Genus Platyactaea Guinot, 1967  
                                              Genus Platypodia Bell, 1835  
                                              Genus Platypodiella Guinot, 1967  
                                              Genus Polydectus H. Milne Edwards, 1837  
                                              Genus Pseudoliomera Odhner, 1925  
                                              Genus Pseudomedaeus Guinot, 1967  
                                              Genus Tweedieia Ward, 1934  
                                              Genus Xanthias M. J. Rathbun, 1897  
                                              Genus Xantho   
                                              Genus Xanthodius Stimpson, 1859  
                                              Genus Zosimus Leach, 1818  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: crabes de boue[French], xanthidés [French]   
  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: Xanthidae, rubble crabs [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Xanthidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bowman, Thomas E., and Lawrence G. Abele / Lawrence G. Abele, ed. / Dorothy E. Bliss, ed.-in-chief  
  Publication Date: 1982   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chapter 1: Classification of the Recent Crustacea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Biology of Crustacea, vol. 1: Systematics, the Fossil Record, and Biogeography   
  Page(s): 1-27   
  Publisher: Academic Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-12-106401-8   
  Notes: Bliss is Editor-in-Chief of "The Biology of Crustacea" series; Abele is editor of volume 1 of that series (Systematics, the Fossil Record, and Biogeography); Bowman & Abele authored Chapter 1 therein   
  Reference for: Xanthidae   
  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: Xanthidae   
  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: Xanthidae   

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