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Polyonyx  Stimpson, 1858
Taxonomic Serial No.: 98082

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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  
                                     SuperfamilyGalatheoidea Samouelle, 1819 – squat lobsters, porcelain crabs  
                                        FamilyPorcellanidae Haworth, 1825 – porcelain crabs  
                                           GenusPolyonyx Stimpson, 1858  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Polyonyx angustus Osawa, 2018  
                                              Species Polyonyx biunguiculatus (Dana, 1852)  
                                              Species Polyonyx boucheti Osawa, 2007  
                                              Species Polyonyx bouvieri Saint Joseph, 1900  
                                              Species Polyonyx confinis Haig, 1960  
                                              Species Polyonyx deezi Osawa & Sato, 2022  
                                              Species Polyonyx gibbesi Haig, 1956 – eastern tube crab 
                                              Species Polyonyx haigae McNeil, 1968  
                                              Species Polyonyx hendersoni Southwell, 1909  
                                              Species Polyonyx heok Osawa & Ng, 2016  
                                              Species Polyonyx kumejima Osawa & Ng, 2016  
                                              Species Polyonyx loimicola Sankolli, 1965  
                                              Species Polyonyx maccullochi Haig, 1965  
                                              Species Polyonyx nitidus Lockington, 1878  
                                              Species Polyonyx obesulus Miers, 1884  
                                              Species Polyonyx pedalis Nobili, 1905  
                                              Species Polyonyx pilosibrachium Osawa, Naruse & Ng, 2018  
                                              Species Polyonyx planus Osawa & Ng, 2016  
                                              Species Polyonyx plumatus Yang & Xu, 1994  
                                              Species Polyonyx quadratus Chace, 1956  
                                              Species Polyonyx quadriungulatus Glassell, 1935 – western tube crab 
                                              Species Polyonyx sasekumari Osawa, Naruse & Ng, 2018  
                                              Species Polyonyx senegalensis Chace, 1956  
                                              Species Polyonyx similis Osawa, 2015  
                                              Species Polyonyx sinensis Stimpson, 1858  
                                              Species Polyonyx socialis Werding & Hiller, 2019  
                                              Species Polyonyx spina Osawa, 2007  
                                              Species Polyonyx splendidus Sankolli, 1963  
                                              Species Polyonyx thai Werding, 2001  
                                              Species Polyonyx transversus (Haswell, 1882)  
                                              Species Polyonyx triunguiculatus Zehntner, 1894  
                                              Species Polyonyx tulearis Werding, 2001  
                                              Species Polyonyx utinomii Miyake, 1943  
                                              Species Polyonyx vermicola Ng & Sasekumar, 1993  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Polyonyx   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Osawa, Masayuki, and Patsy A. McLaughlin  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Annotated checklist of Anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world [...]. Part 2 - Porcellanidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, supplement no. 23   
  Page(s): 109-129   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0217-2445   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Polyonyx   
  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: Polyonyx   

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