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Alpheus  Fabricius, 1798
Taxonomic Serial No.: 96601

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Alpheaus Fabricius, 1798
 
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  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   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             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  
                                     SuperfamilyAlpheoidea Rafinesque, 1815  
                                        FamilyAlpheidae Rafinesque, 1815 – snapping shrimps  
                                           GenusAlpheus Fabricius, 1798  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Alpheus albatrossae (A. H. Banner, 1953)  
                                              Species Alpheus amblyonyx Chace, 1972 – bluntclaw snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus amirantei Coutière, 1908  
                                              Species Alpheus angulosus McClure, 2002  
                                              Species Alpheus armatus M. J. Rathbun, 1901 – brown snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus armillatus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 – banded snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus avarus J. C. Fabricius, 1798  
                                              Species Alpheus bahamensis Rankin, 1898  
                                              Species Alpheus barbara Lockington, 1878  
                                              Species Alpheus beanii Verrill, 1922  
                                              Species Alpheus belli Coutière, 1898  
                                              Species Alpheus bellimanus Lockington, 1877 – olive snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus bisincisus de Haan, 1844 – flathead snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus bouvieri A. Milne-Edwards, 1878  
                                              Species Alpheus brachymerus (A. H. Banner, 1953)  
                                              Species Alpheus brevicristatus de Haan, 1844 – teppo snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus brevipes Stimpson, 1860  
                                              Species Alpheus bucephalus Coutière, 1905  
                                              Species Alpheus californiensis Holmes, 1900 – mudflat snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus candei Guérin-Méneville, 1855  
                                              Species Alpheus clamator Lockington, 1877 – twistclaw pistol shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus clypeatus Coutière, 1905  
                                              Species Alpheus coetivensis Coutière, 1908  
                                              Species Alpheus collumianus Stimpson, 1860  
                                              Species Alpheus cristulifrons M. J. Rathbun, 1900 – dotted snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus crockeri (Armstrong, 1941)  
                                              Species Alpheus cylindricus Kingsley, 1878 – cylindrial snapping shrimp, cylindrical snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus deuteropus Hilgendorf, 1879 – petroglyph shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus diadema Dana, 1852  
                                              Species Alpheus digitalis de Haan, 1844 – forceps snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus dolerus A. H. Banner, 1956  
                                              Species Alpheus edwardsii (Audoiun, 1826)  
                                              Species Alpheus estuariensis Christoffersen, 1984 – estuarine snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus euphrosyne De Man, 1897 – nymph snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus floridanus Kingsley, 1878 – sand snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus formosus Gibbes, 1850 – striped snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus glaber (Olivi, 1792) – red snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus gracilipes Stimpson, 1860 – daisy snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus gracilis C. Heller, 1862  
                                              Species Alpheus hailstonei Coutière, 1905  
                                              Species Alpheus heeia A. H. Banner and D. M. Banner, 1975  
                                              Species Alpheus heterochaelis Say, 1818 – bigclaw snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus hoplocheles Coutiere, 1897 – armed snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus intrinsecus Bate, 1888  
                                              Species Alpheus japonicus Miers, 1879 – japanese snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus lanceloti Coutière, 1905  
                                              Species Alpheus lanceostylus (A. H. Banner, 1959)  
                                              Species Alpheus latipes (A. H. Banner, 1953)  
                                              Species Alpheus leptochirus Coutière, 1906  
                                              Species Alpheus lobidens De Haan, 1850 – brownbar snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus lottini Guérin-Méneville, 1829 – coral snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus mackayi A. H. Banner, 1959  
                                              Species Alpheus macrocheles   
                                              Species Alpheus malleator Dana, 1852 – hammerclaw snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus normanni Kingsley, 1878 – green snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus nuttingi (Schmitt, 1924)  
                                              Species Alpheus oahuensis (A. H. Banner, 1953)  
                                              Species Alpheus pacificus Dana, 1852  
                                              Species Alpheus paracrinitus Miers, 1881 – smoothclaw snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus paradentipes Coutière, 1905  
                                              Species Alpheus paralcyone Coutière, 1905  
                                              Species Alpheus parvirostris Dana, 1852  
                                              Species Alpheus peasei (Armstrong, 1940) – orangetail snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus percyi Coutière, 1905  
                                              Species Alpheus platyunguiculatus (A. H. Banner, 1953)  
                                              Species Alpheus pseudopugnax (A. H. Banner, 1953)  
                                              Species Alpheus pugnax Dana, 1852  
                                              Species Alpheus rapacida De Man, 1908  
                                              Species Alpheus rapax J. C. Fabricius, 1798  
                                              Species Alpheus rathbunae (Schmitt, 1924)  
                                              Species Alpheus ridleyi Pocock, 1890  
                                              Species Alpheus schmitti Chace, 1972  
                                              Species Alpheus simus (Guérin-Méneville, 1855)  
                                              Species Alpheus spongiarum Coutière, 1897 – bristle snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus stephensoni Banner and Smalley, 1969 – queensland snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus strenuus Dana, 1852 – snowflake snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus sublucanus (Forskal, 1775) – coral snapping shrimp 
                                              Species Alpheus thomasi Hendrix and Gore, 1973  
                                              Species Alpheus verrilli   
                                              Species Alpheus viridari (Armstrong, 1949)  
                                              Species Alpheus websteri Kingsley, 1880  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Alpheus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Holthuis, L. B.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The recent genera of the Caridean and Stenopodidean shrimps (Crustacea, Decapoda): with an appendix on the order Amphionidacea   
  Page(s): 328   
  Publisher: Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum   
  Publication Place: Leiden   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9-07323-921-4   
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  Reference for: Alpheus   
       

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