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Axiidae  Huxley, 1879
Taxonomic Serial No.: 97700

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): lobster shrimps [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  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  
                         SuperorderEucarida Calman, 1904 – camarão, caranguejo, ermitão, lagosta, siri  
                            OrderDecapoda Latreille, 1802 – crabs, crayfishes, lobsters, prawns, shrimp, crabes, crevettes, écrevisses, homards  
                               SuborderPleocyemata Burkenroad, 1963  
                                  InfraorderThalassinidea Latreille, 1831  
                                     SuperfamilyAxioidea Huxley, 1879  
                                        FamilyAxiidae Huxley, 1879 – lobster shrimps  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Acanthaxius Sakai and de Saint Laurent, 1989  
                                           Genus Allaxius Sakai and de Saint Laurent, 1989  
                                           Genus Anophthalmaxius De Man, 1905  
                                           Genus Axiopsis Borradaile, 1903  
                                           Genus Axiorygma Kensley and Simmons, 1988  
                                           Genus Axius Leach, 1815  
                                           Genus Bouvieraxius Sakai and de Saint Laurent, 1989  
                                           Genus Calaxius Sakai and de Saint Laurent, 1989  
                                           Genus Calocarides Wollebaek, 1908  
                                           Genus Coralaxius Kensley and Gore, 1982  
                                           Genus Dorphinaxius Sakai and de Saint Laurent, 1989  
                                           Genus Eiconaxius Bate, 1888  
                                           Genus Eutrichocheles Wood Mason, 1876  
                                           Genus Marianaxius Kensley, 1996  
                                           Genus Neaxiopsis Sakai and de Saint Laurent, 1989  
                                           Genus Neaxius Borradaile, 1903  
                                           Genus Oxyrhynchaxius Parisi, 1917  
                                           Genus Parascytoleptus Sakai and de Saint Laurent, 1989  
                                           Genus Paraxiopsis De Man, 1905  
                                           Genus Paraxius Bate, 1888  
                                           Genus Platyaxius Sakai, 1994  
                                           Genus Scytoleptus Gerstaecker, 1856  
                                           Genus Spongiaxius Sakai and de Saint Laurent, 1989  

  Expert: Brian Kensley & Marilyn Schotte  
  Notes: National Museum of Natural History   
  Reference for: Axiidae    
  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: Axiidae, lobster shrimps [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Axiidae   
  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: Axiidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sakai, K., and M. de Saint Laurent  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: A check list of Axiidae (Decapoda, Crustacea, Thalassinidea, Anomura), with remarks and in addition descriptions of one new subfamily, eleven new genera, and two new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Naturalists, vol. 3   
  Page(s): 1-104   
  Publisher: Tokushima Biological Laboratory, Shikoku Women's University   
  Publication Place: Tokushima, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0914-028X   
  Reference for: Axiidae   

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