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Limnoria  Leach, 1814
Taxonomic Serial No.: 92426

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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  
                                  FamilyLimnoriidae White, 1850 – gribbles  
                                     GenusLimnoria Leach, 1814  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Limnoria agrostisa Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria algarum Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria andamanensis Rao & Ganapati, 1969  
                                        Species Limnoria antarctica Pfeffer, 1887  
                                        Species Limnoria bacescui (Ortiz & Lalana, 1988)  
                                        Species Limnoria bituberculata Pillai, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria bombayensis Pillai, 1961  
                                        Species Limnoria borealis Kussakin, 1963  
                                        Species Limnoria carinata Menzies & Becker, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria chilensis Menzies, 1962A  
                                        Species Limnoria clarkae (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)  
                                        Species Limnoria convexa Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria cristata Cookson & Cragg, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria echidna Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria emarginata Kussakin & Malyutina, 1989  
                                        Species Limnoria foveolata Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria gibbera Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria glaucinosa Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria hicksi Schotte, 1989  
                                        Species Limnoria indica Becker & Kampf, 1958  
                                        Species Limnoria insulae Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria japonica Richardson, 1909A  
                                        Species Limnoria kautensis Cookson & Cragg, 1988  
                                        Species Limnoria lignorum (Rathke, 1799) – wood gribble 
                                        Species Limnoria loricata Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria magadanensis Jesakova, 1961  
                                        Species Limnoria multipunctata Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria nonsegnis Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria orbellum Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria pfefferi Stebbing, 1904  
                                        Species Limnoria platycauda Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria poorei Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria quadripunctata Holthuis, 1949 – quadripunctate gribble 
                                        Species Limnoria raruslima Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria reniculus Schotte, 1989  
                                        Species Limnoria rugosissima Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria saseboensis Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria segnis Chilton, 1883  
                                        Species Limnoria segnoides Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria septima Barnard, 1936  
                                        Species Limnoria sexcarinata Kuhne, 1975  
                                        Species Limnoria simulata Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria stephenseni Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria sublittorale Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria torquisa Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria tripunctata Menzies, 1951 – tripunctate gribble 
                                        Species Limnoria tuberculata Sowinsky, 1884  
                                        Species Limnoria uncapedis Cookson, 1991  
                                        Species Limnoria unicornis Menzies, 1957  
                                        Species Limnoria zinovae (Kussakin, 1963)  

  Expert: Brian Kensley & Marilyn Schotte  
  Notes: National Museum of Natural History   
  Reference for: Limnoria    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Limnoria   
  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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