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Palaemon elegans  Rathke, 1837
Taxonomic Serial No.: 96466

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Palaemon minans Norman, 1861
    Palaemonella gracilis Paulson, 1875
    Leander squilla prototypa Czerniavsky, 1884
    Leander squilla brevidigitata Czerniavsky, 1884
    Leander squilla typica Czerniavsky, 1884
    Leander squilla intermedia De Man, 1915
    Leander squilla elegans (Rathke, 1837)
  Common Name(s): rockpool prawn
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: unverified  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMalacostraca Latreille, 1802  
                      SubclassEumalacostraca Grobben, 1892  
                         SuperorderEucarida Calman, 1904 – camarão, caranguejo, ermitão, lagosta, siri  
                            OrderDecapoda Latreille, 1802 – crabs, crayfishes, lobsters, prawns, shrimp, crabes, crevettes, écrevisses, homards  
                               SuborderPleocyemata Burkenroad, 1963  
                                  InfraorderCaridea Dana, 1852  
                                     SuperfamilyPalaemonoidea Rafinesque, 1815  
                                        FamilyPalaemonidae Rafinesque, 1815  
                                           SubfamilyPalaemoninae Rafinesque, 1815  
                                              GenusPalaemon Weber, 1795  
                                                 SpeciesPalaemon elegans Rathke, 1837 – rockpool prawn  

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  Source: F. A. O., database (version 1)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: rockpool prawn   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Palaemon elegans   
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