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Catapagurus  A. Milne-Edwards, 1880
Taxonomic Serial No.: 97846

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Hemipagurus S. I. Smith, 1881
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2023   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             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 – hermit crabs  
                                        FamilyPaguridae Latreille, 1802 – right-handed hermit crabs  
                                           GenusCatapagurus A. Milne-Edwards, 1880  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Catapagurus albatrossae (Asakura, 2001)  
                                              Species Catapagurus alcocki McLaughlin in Hogarth et al., 1998  
                                              Species Catapagurus cunhai Nucci & de Melo, 2012  
                                              Species Catapagurus danida McLaughlin, 2002  
                                              Species Catapagurus ensifer Henderson, 1893  
                                              Species Catapagurus franklinae McLaughlin, 2004  
                                              Species Catapagurus gracilis (S. I. Smith, 1881)  
                                              Species Catapagurus granulatus Edmondson, 1951  
                                              Species Catapagurus haigae (Asakura, 2001)  
                                              Species Catapagurus hirayamai (Asakura, 2001)  
                                              Species Catapagurus holthuisi McLaughlin, 1997  
                                              Species Catapagurus imperialis (Asakura, 2001)  
                                              Species Catapagurus insolitus Komai & Osawa, 2009  
                                              Species Catapagurus kosugei (Asakura, 2001)  
                                              Species Catapagurus lewinsohni (Asakura, 2001)  
                                              Species Catapagurus maclaughlinae (Asakura, 2001)  
                                              Species Catapagurus misakiensis Terao, 1914  
                                              Species Catapagurus oculocrassus McLaughlin, 1997  
                                              Species Catapagurus sharreri A. Milne-Edwards, 1880  
                                              Species Catapagurus spinicarpus de Saint Laurent & McLaughlin, 2000  
                                              Species Catapagurus tanimbarensis McLaughlin, 1997  
                                              Species Catapagurus tenuilamina Komai, Miller & Malay, 2022  
                                              Species Catapagurus toyoshioae (Asakura, 2001)  
                                              Species Catapagurus tuberculosus (Asakura, 1999)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Catapagurus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Asakura, Akira  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revision of the hermit crabs of the genera Catapagurus A. Milne-Edwards and Hemipagurus Smith from the Indo-West Pacific (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Paguridae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Invertebrate Taxonomy, vol. 15, no. 6   
  Page(s): 823-891   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0818-0164   
  Reference for: Catapagurus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McLaughlin, Patsy A.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: A reappraisal of the hermit crab genera Catapagurus A. Milne-Edwards and Hemipagurus Smith (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Paguridae), with the description of a new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 433   
  Page(s): 1-16   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Reference for: Catapagurus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McLaughlin, Patsy A., Tomoyuki Komai, Rafael Lemaitre, and Dwi Listyo Rahayu  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Annotated checklist of Anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world [...]. Part 1 - Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, supplement no. 23   
  Page(s): 5-107   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0217-2445   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Catapagurus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nucci, Paulo Ricardo, and Gustavo Augusto Schmidt de Melo  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new species of Catapagurus A. Milne-Edwards (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Paguridae) from Brazil, with a key to the western Atlantic species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 3499   
  Page(s): 81-85   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5334   
  Reference for: Catapagurus   

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