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Americamysis  Price, Heard and L. Stuck, 1994
Taxonomic Serial No.: 682489

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             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  
                            OrderMysida Haworth, 1825 – opossum shrimp  
                               FamilyMysidae Haworth, 1825  
                                  GenusAmericamysis Price, Heard and L. Stuck, 1994  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesAmericamysis alleni Price, Heard and L. Stuck, 1994  
                                     SpeciesAmericamysis almyra (Bowman, 1964)  
                                     SpeciesAmericamysis bahia (Molenock, 1969)  
                                     SpeciesAmericamysis bigelowi (W. M. Tattersall, 1926)  
                                     SpeciesAmericamysis stucki Price, Heard and L. Stuck, 1994  
                                     SpeciesAmericamysis taironana (Brattegard, 1973)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Mysida Taxa and Literature, website (version 22-Mar-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Maintained by Gary Anderson and available at:   
  Reference for: Americamysis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Price, W. Wayne, Richard W. Heard, and Lidia Stuck   
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title: Observations on the genus Mysidopsis Sars, 1864 with the designation of a new genus, Americamysis, and the descriptions of Americamysis alleni and A. stucki (Peracarida: Mysidacea: Mysidae), from the Gulf of Mexico   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, vol. 107, no. 4   
  Page(s): 680-698   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0006-324X   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
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