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Elthusa  Schioedte & Meinert, 1884
Taxonomic Serial No.: 542123

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             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  
                                     GenusElthusa Schioedte & Meinert, 1884  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Elthusa atlantniroi (Kononenko, 1988A)  
                                        Species Elthusa californica (Schioedte and Meinert, 1884)  
                                        Species Elthusa caudata (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)  
                                        Species Elthusa emarginata (Bleeker, 1857)  
                                        Species Elthusa foveolata (Hansen, 1897)  
                                        Species Elthusa frontalis (Richardson, 1910A)  
                                        Species Elthusa menziesi (R. C. Brusca, 1981)  
                                        Species Elthusa methepia (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)  
                                        Species Elthusa myripristae Bruce, 1990  
                                        Species Elthusa nanoides (Stebbing, 1905)  
                                        Species Elthusa neocytta (Avdeev, 1975)  
                                        Species Elthusa ochotensis (Kussakin, 1979)  
                                        Species Elthusa parva (Nierstrasz, 1915)  
                                        Species Elthusa philippinensis (Richardson, 1910A  
                                        Species Elthusa propinqua (Richardson, 1904A)  
                                        Species Elthusa raynaudii (H. Milne-Edwards, 1840)  
                                        Species Elthusa sacciger (Richardson, 1909A)  
                                        Species Elthusa samariscii (Shiino, 1951A)  
                                        Species Elthusa samoensis (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)  
                                        Species Elthusa sigani Bruce, 1990  
                                        Species Elthusa splendida (Sadowsky & Moreira, 1981)  
                                        Species Elthusa tropicalis (Menzies and Kruczynski, 1983)  
                                        Species Elthusa turgidula (Hale, 1926)  
                                        Species Elthusa vulgaris (Stimpson, 1857)  

  Expert: Brian Kensley & Marilyn Schotte  
  Notes: National Museum of Natural History   
  Reference for: Elthusa    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: World List of Marine, Freshwater & Terrestrial Isopoda... 2005, website (version 04-May-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Compiled by Brian Kensley, Marilyn Schotte, and Steve Schilling (Oniscidea only), Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. Found at   
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