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Paguridae  Latreille, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 97774

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): right-handed hermit crabs [English]
  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  
                         SuperorderEucarida Calman, 1904 – camarão, caranguejo, ermitão, lagosta, siri  
                            OrderDecapoda Latreille, 1802 – crabs, crayfishes, lobsters, prawns, shrimp, crabes, crevettes, écrevisses, homards  
                               SuborderPleocyemata Burkenroad, 1963  
                                  InfraorderAnomura MacLeay, 1838  
                                     SuperfamilyPaguroidea Latreille, 1802  
                                        FamilyPaguridae Latreille, 1802 – right-handed hermit crabs  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Agaricochirus McLaughlin, 1981  
                                           Genus Anapagrides de Saint Laurent-Dechancé, 1966  
                                           Genus Anapagurus Henderson, 1886  
                                           Genus Anisopagurus McLaughlin, 1981  
                                           Genus Catapaguroides A. Milne-Edwards and Bouvier, 1892  
                                           Genus Catapagurus A. Milne-Edwards, 1880  
                                           Genus Discorsopagurus McLaughlin, 1974  
                                           Genus Elassochirus Benedict, 1892  
                                           Genus Enallopaguropsis McLaughlin, 1981  
                                           Genus Enneobranchus García Gómez, 1988  
                                           Genus Goreopagurus McLaughlin, 1988  
                                           Genus Haigia McLaughlin, 1981  
                                           Genus Iridopagurus de Saint Laurent-Dechancé, 1966  
                                           Genus Labidochirus Benedict, 1892  
                                           Genus Manucomplanus McLaughlin, 1981  
                                           Genus Micropagurus McLaughlin, 1986  
                                           Genus Nematopaguroides Forest and de Saint Laurent, 1968  
                                           Genus Nematopagurus A. Milne-Edwards and Bouvier, 1892  
                                           Genus Orthopagurus Stevens, 1927  
                                           Genus Ostraconotus A. Milne-Edwards, 1880  
                                           Genus Pagurixus Melin, 1939  
                                           Genus Pagurus Fabricius, 1775  
                                           Genus Parapagurodes McLaughlin and Haig, 1973  
                                           Genus Phimochirus McLaughlin, 1981  
                                           Genus Propagurus McLaughlin and de Saint Laurent, 1998  
                                           Genus Pygmaeopagurus McLaughlin, 1986  
                                           Genus Pylopaguropsis Alcock, 1905  
                                           Genus Pylopagurus A. Milne-Edwards and Bouvier, 1891  
                                           Genus Rhodochirus McLaughlin, 1981  
                                           Genus Solenopagurus de Saint Laurent, 1968  
                                           Genus Tomopaguropsis Alcock, 1905  
                                           Genus Tomopagurus A. Milne-Edwards and Bouvier, 1893  

  Reference for:    
  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: Paguridae, right-handed hermit crabs [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Paguridae   
  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: Paguridae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Williams, Austin B., Lawrence G. Abele, D. L. Felder, H. H. Hobbs, Jr., R. B. Manning, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and Scientific Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Decapod Crustaceans   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 17   
  Page(s): 77   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-913235-49-0, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Paguridae, right-handed hermit crabs [English]   

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