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Mothocya  Costa in Hope, 1851
Taxonomic Serial No.: 92479

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Irona Schioedte and Meinert, 1884
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  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  
                            OrderIsopoda Latreille, 1817 – isopods, pillbugs, sowbugs, cloportes, isopodes  
                               SuborderFlabellifera Sars, 1882  
                                  FamilyCymothoidae Leach, 1814  
                                     GenusMothocya Costa in Hope, 1851  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Mothocya argenosa N. Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya arrosor Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya belonae Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya bermudensis Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya bohlkeorum E. H. Williams and L. B. Williams, 1982  
                                        Species Mothocya collettei Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya epimerica Costa, 1851  
                                        Species Mothocya gilli Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya girellae Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya halei Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya ihi Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya karobran Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya katoi Nunomura, 1992C  
                                        Species Mothocya longicopa Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya melanosticta (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)  
                                        Species Mothocya nana (Schioedte and Meinert, 1884)  
                                        Species Mothocya omidaptria Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya panamica Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya parvostis Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya plagulophora (Haller, 1880)  
                                        Species Mothocya renardi (Bleeker, 1857)  
                                        Species Mothocya rosea N. Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya sajori Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya taurica (Czerniavsky, 1868)  
                                        Species Mothocya toyamaensis Nunomura, 1993C  
                                        Species Mothocya trillesi (Rokicki, 1986)  
                                        Species Mothocya waminda Bruce, 1986  
                                        Species Mothocya xenobranchia N. Bruce, 1986  

  Expert: Brian Kensley & Marilyn Schotte  
  Notes: National Museum of Natural History   
  Reference for: Mothocya    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Mothocya   
  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   
  Reference for: Mothocya   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bruce, Niel L.  
  Publication Date: 1986   
  Article/Chapter Title: Revision of the isopod crustacean genus Mothocya Costa, in Hope, 1851 (Cymothoidae: Flabellifera), parasitic on marine fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Natural History, vol. 20, no. 5   
  Page(s): 1089-1192   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-2933   
  Reference for: Mothocya   

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