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Epialtidae  MacLeay, 1838
Taxonomic Serial No.: 621487

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
             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  
                                     SuperfamilyMajoidea Samouelle, 1819 – spider crabs  
                                        FamilyEpialtidae MacLeay, 1838  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Acanthonyx Latreille, 1825  
                                           Genus Epialtoides Garth, 1958  
                                           Genus Epialtus Edwards, 1834  
                                           Genus Huenia De Haan, 1839  
                                           Genus Menaethius H. Milne Edwards, 1834  
                                           Genus Mimulus Stimpson, 1860  
                                           Genus Mocosoa Stimpson, 1871  
                                           Genus Perinea Dana, 1852  
                                           Genus Pugettia Dana, 1851  
                                           Genus Simocarcinus Miers, 1879  
                                           Genus Sphenocarcinus A. Milne-Edwards, 1875  
                                           Genus Taliepus A. Milne-Edwards, 1897  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  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: Epialtidae   
  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: Epialtidae   

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