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Upogebia pusilla  (Petagna, 1792)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553069

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Astacus pusillus Petagna, 1792
  Common Name(s): Mediterranean mud shrimp [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                         SuperorderEucarida Calman, 1904 – camarão, caranguejo, ermitão, lagosta, siri  
                            OrderDecapoda Latreille, 1802 – crabs, crayfishes, lobsters, prawns, shrimp, crabes, crevettes, écrevisses, homards  
                               SuborderPleocyemata Burkenroad, 1963  
                                  InfraorderGebiidea de Saint Laurent, 1979 – mud shrimps, mud lobsters  
                                     FamilyUpogebiidae Borradaile, 1903 – mud shrimps  
                                        GenusUpogebia Leach, 1814  
                                           SpeciesUpogebia pusilla (Petagna, 1792) – Mediterranean mud shrimp  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Corsini-Foka, Maria, and Maria Antonietta Pancucci-Papadopoulou   
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Inventory of Crustacea Decapoda and Stomatopoda from Rhodes island (Eastern Mediterranean Sea), with emphasis on rare and newly recorded species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Biological Research-Thessaloniki, vol. 18   
  Page(s): 359-371   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 2241-5793   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Upogebia pusilla   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Holthuis, L. B.   
  Publication Date: 1991   
  Article/Chapter Title: Marine Lobsters of the World: An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of Species of Interest to Fisheries Known to Date   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 13   
  Page(s): viii + 292   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-103027-8   
  Reference for: Upogebia pusilla   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sakai, Katsushi, and Michael Türkay   
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: A review of the collections of the infraorders Thalassinidea Latreille, 1831 and Callianassidea Dana, 1852 (Decapoda, Pleocyemata) lodged in three German museums, with revised keys to the genera and species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Crustaceana, vol. 87, no. 2   
  Page(s): 129-211   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1568-5403   
  Notes: doi: 10.1163/15685403-00003281   
  Reference for: Upogebia pusilla   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sakai, Katsushi, Michael Türkay, and Ali Al Aidaroos   
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title: One new species of a new genus, Kuwaitupogebia gen. nov., in a new family, Kuwaitupogebiidae fam. nov., from Kuwait, and two new species of the genus Upogebia from the Red Sea (Decapoda, Thalassinidea)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Crustaceana, vol. 88, no. 10-11   
  Page(s): 1221-1234   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1568-5403   
  Notes: doi: 10.1163/15685403-00003474   
  Reference for: Upogebia pusilla   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  
    Eastern Atlantic Ocean  






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