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Desmosomatidae  Sars, 1899
Taxonomic Serial No.: 92893

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Pseudomesidae Hansen, 1916
  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  
    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  
                               SuborderAsellota Latreille, 1802  
                                  SuperfamilyJaniroidea Sars, 1897  
                                     FamilyDesmosomatidae Sars, 1899  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Genus Acanthomunna Beddard, 1886  
                                        Genus Balbidocolon Hessler, 1970  
                                        Genus Chelator Hessler, 1970  
                                        Genus Cryodesma Svavarsson, 1988A  
                                        Genus Desmosoma G. O. Sars, 1864  
                                        Genus Desmosomella Kussakin, 1965  
                                        Genus Disparella Hessler, 1970A  
                                        Genus Echinopleura G. O. Sars, 1897  
                                        Genus Eugerda Meinert, 1890  
                                        Genus Eugerdella Kussakin, 1965  
                                        Genus Mirabilicoxa Hessler, 1970  
                                        Genus Momedossa Hessler, 1970  
                                        Genus Oecidiobranchus Hessler, 1970  
                                        Genus Paradesmosoma Kussakin, 1965  
                                        Genus Prochelator Hessler, 1970  
                                        Genus Pseudogerda Kussakin, 1965  
                                        Genus Pseudomesus Hansen, 1916  
                                        Genus Reductosoma Brandt, 1992B  
                                        Genus Torwolia Hessler, 1970  
                                        Genus Whoia Hessler, 1970  

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

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