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Pylopaguropsis  Alcock, 1905
Taxonomic Serial No.: 97904

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
                                           GenusPylopaguropsis Alcock, 1905  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis atlantica Wass, 1963  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis bellula Osawa & Okuno, 2006  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis fimbriata McLaughlin & Haig, 1989  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis furusei Asakura, 2000  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis garciai McLaughlin & Haig, 1989  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis granulata Asakura, 2000  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis keijii McLaughlin & Haig, 1989 – broadhand coral hermit 
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis laevispinosa McLaughlin & Haig, 1989  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis lemaitrei Asakura & Paulay, 2003  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis lewinsohni McLaughlin & Haig, 1989  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis magnimanus (Henderson, 1896)  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis mollymullerae Lemaitre, 2017  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis pustulosa McLaughlin & Haig, 1989  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis pygmaeus Rahayu & Komai, 2013  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis rahayuae Asakura, 2010  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis similis Rahayu & Komai, 2013  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis speciosa McLaughlin & Haig, 1989  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis teevana (Boone, 1932)  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis vicina Komai & Osawa, 2004  
                                              Species Pylopaguropsis zebra (Henderson, 1893)  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pylopaguropsis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lemaitre, Rafael  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: Discovery of a new species of hermit crab of the genus Pylopaguropsis Alcock, 1905 from the Caribbean: "den commensal" or "cleaner"? (Crustacea, Anomura, Paguridae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: ZooKeys, vol. 646   
  Page(s): 139-158   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1313-2970   
  Notes: doi: 10.3897/zookeys.646.11132   
  Reference for: Pylopaguropsis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McLaughlin, Patsy A.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Illustrated keys to families and genera of the superfamily Paguroidea (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura), with diagnoses of genera of Paguridae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoirs of Museum Victoria, vol. 60, no. 1   
  Page(s): 111-144   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1447-2546   
  Reference for: Pylopaguropsis   
  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: Pylopaguropsis   

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