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Valvifera  Sars, 1882
Taxonomic Serial No.: 92538

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Suborder  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  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  
                               SuborderValvifera Sars, 1882  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Family Antarcturidae Poore, 2001  
                                  Family Arcturidae Dana, 1849  
                                  Family Arcturididae Poore, 2001  
                                  Family Austrarcturellidae Poore & Bardsley, 1992  
                                  Family Chaetiliidae Dana, 1849  
                                  Family Holidoteidae Wägele, 1989  
                                  Family Holognathidae G. Thomson, 1904  
                                  Family Idoteidae Samouelle, 1819  
                                  Family Pseudidotheidae Ohlin, 1901  
                                  Family Rectarcturidae Poore, 2001  
                                  Family Xenarcturidae Sheppard, 1957  

  Expert: Brian Kensley & Marilyn Schotte  
  Notes: National Museum of Natural History   
  Reference for: Valvifera    
  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: Valvifera   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Valvifera   
  Source: World List of Marine, Freshwater & Terrestrial Isopoda... 1996, website (version 1994)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: Compiled by Brian Kensley, Marilyn Schotte, and Steve Schilling (Oniscidea only), Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution   
  Reference for: Valvifera   
  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: Valvifera   

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