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Elasmopus  Costa, 1853
Taxonomic Serial No.: 93760

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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: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 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  
                            OrderAmphipoda Latreille, 1816 – amphipods, amphipodes  
                               SuborderGammaridea Latreille, 1802 – gammarid amphipods  
                                  FamilyMelitidae Bousfield, 1973  
                                     GenusElasmopus Costa, 1853  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Elasmopus antennatus (Stout, 1913)  
                                        Species Elasmopus balkomanus Thomas and J. L. Barnard, 1988  
                                        Species Elasmopus bampo J. L. Barnard, 1979  
                                        Species Elasmopus calliactis Edmondson, 1951  
                                        Species Elasmopus diplonyx Schellenberg, 1938  
                                        Species Elasmopus hawaiiensis Schellenberg, 1938  
                                        Species Elasmopus holgurus J. L. Barnard, 1962  
                                        Species Elasmopus hooheno J. L. Barnard, 1970  
                                        Species Elasmopus laevis S. I. Smith, 1873  
                                        Species Elasmopus levis (S. I. Smith, 1873)  
                                        Species Elasmopus molokai J. L. Barnard, 1970  
                                        Species Elasmopus mutatus J. L. Barnard, 1962  
                                        Species Elasmopus pectenicrus (Bate, 1862)  
                                        Species Elasmopus piikoi J. L. Barnard, 1970  
                                        Species Elasmopus pocillimanus (Bate, 1862)  
                                        Species Elasmopus procellimanus   
                                        Species Elasmopus rapax Costa, 1853  
                                        Species Elasmopus serricatus J. L. Barnard, 1969  
                                        Species Elasmopus spinidactylus Chevreux, 1908  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Elasmopus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Barnard, J. L., and C. M. Barnard  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Freshwater Amphipoda of the World, vol. 2: Handbook and Bibliography   
  Page(s): 359-830   
  Publisher: Hayfield Associates   
  Publication Place: Mt. Vernon, Virginia, USA   
  Reference for: Elasmopus   

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