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Scyllarus  Fabricius, 1775
Taxonomic Serial No.: 97661

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  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  
                                  InfraorderPalinura Latreille, 1802  
                                     SuperfamilyPalinuroidea Latreille, 1802  
                                        FamilyScyllaridae Latreille, 1825 – slipper lobsters  
                                           SubfamilyScyllarinae Latreille, 1825  
                                              GenusScyllarus Fabricius, 1775  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Scyllarus aesopius Holthuis, 1960  
                                                 Species Scyllarus amabilis Holthuis, 1963  
                                                 Species Scyllarus americanus (S. I. Smith, 1869) – American slipper lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus aoteanus Powell, 1949  
                                                 Species Scyllarus arctus (Linnaeus, 1758) – small European locust lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus aureus Holthuis, 1963  
                                                 Species Scyllarus aurora Holthuis, 1982  
                                                 Species Scyllarus batei Holthuis, 1946 – soft locust lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus bertholdii Paulson, 1875 – two-spot locust lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus bicuspidatus (De Man, 1905)  
                                                 Species Scyllarus brevicornis Holthuis, 1946 – blue-back locust lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus caparti Holthuis, 1952  
                                                 Species Scyllarus chacei Holthuis, 1960 – Chace slipper lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus crenatus (Whitelegge, 1900)  
                                                 Species Scyllarus cultrifer (Ortmann, 1897)  
                                                 Species Scyllarus delfini (Bouvier, 1909)  
                                                 Species Scyllarus demani Holthuis, 1946  
                                                 Species Scyllarus depressus (S. I. Smith, 1881) – scaled slipper lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus dubius Holthuis, 1963  
                                                 Species Scyllarus faxoni Bouvier, 1917  
                                                 Species Scyllarus gibberosus (De Man, 1905)  
                                                 Species Scyllarus kitanoviriosus Harada, 1962  
                                                 Species Scyllarus lewinsohni Holthuis, 1967  
                                                 Species Scyllarus longidactylus Harada, 1962  
                                                 Species Scyllarus martensii Pfeffer, 1881 – striated locust lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus mawsoni (Bage, 1938)  
                                                 Species Scyllarus modestus (Holthuis, 1960)  
                                                 Species Scyllarus ornatus Holthuis, 1960  
                                                 Species Scyllarus paradoxus Miers, 1881  
                                                 Species Scyllarus planorbis Holthuis, 1969  
                                                 Species Scyllarus posteli Forest, 1963  
                                                 Species Scyllarus pumilus Nobili, 1905  
                                                 Species Scyllarus pygmaeus (Bate, 1888) – pygmy locust lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus rubens (Alcock and Anderson, 1894)  
                                                 Species Scyllarus rugosus H. Milne-Edwards, 1837 – hunchback locust lobster 
                                                 Species Scyllarus sordidus (Stimpson, 1860)  
                                                 Species Scyllarus subarctus Crosnier, 1970  
                                                 Species Scyllarus timidus Holthuis, 1960  
                                                 Species Scyllarus umbilicatus Holthuis, 1977  
                                                 Species Scyllarus vitiensis (Dana, 1852)  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Scyllarus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Holthuis, L. B.  
  Publication Date: 1991   
  Article/Chapter Title: Marine Lobsters of the World: An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of Species of Interest to Fisheries Known to Date   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 13   
  Page(s): viii + 292   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-103027-8   
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  Reference for: Scyllarus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Williams, Austin B.  
  Publication Date: 1984   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Shrimps, Lobsters, and Crabs of the Atlantic Coast of the Eastern United States, Maine to Florida   
  Page(s): xviii + 550   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-87474-960-3   
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  Reference for: Scyllarus   
       

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