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Asellus (Asellus)  Geoffroy, 1764
Taxonomic Serial No.: 542495

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                               SuborderAsellota Latreille, 1802  
                                  SuperfamilyAselloidea Latreille, 1802  
                                     FamilyAsellidae Latreille, 1802  
                                        GenusAsellus Geoffroy, 1764  
                                           SubgenusAsellus (Asellus) Geoffroy, 1764  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Asellus alaskensis Bowman and Holmquist, 1975  
                                              Species Asellus amamiensis Matsumoto, 1961  
                                              Species Asellus aquaticus (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                              Species Asellus crypticus Collinge, 1945  
                                              Species Asellus epimeralis Birstein, 1947  
                                              Species Asellus ezoensis Matsumoto, 1962  
                                              Species Asellus hilgendorfii Bovallius, 1886  
                                              Species Asellus hyugaensis Matsumoto, 1960  
                                              Species Asellus incisus Van Name, 1936  
                                              Species Asellus kumaensis Matsumoto, 1960  
                                              Species Asellus latifrons Birstein, 1947  
                                              Species Asellus meridionalis Racovitza, 1919A  
                                              Species Asellus monticola Birstein, 1932  
                                              Species Asellus musashiensis Matsumoto, 1961  
                                              Species Asellus primoryensis Henry & Magniez, 1993  
                                              Species Asellus quicki Collinge, 1947  
                                              Species Asellus shikokuensis Matsumoto, 1960  
                                              Species Asellus tamaensis Matsumoto, 1960  

  Expert: Brian Kensley & Marilyn Schotte  
  Notes: National Museum of Natural History   
  Reference for: Asellus (Asellus)    
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  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: Asellus (Asellus)   
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