the itis logo The report logo for the ITIS data page
Go to Print Version

Uroptychus  Henderson, 1888
Taxonomic Serial No.: 98147

(Download Help) Uroptychus TSN 98147

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Diptychus Milne-Edwards, 1881
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
                                     SuperfamilyGalatheoidea Samouelle, 1819  
                                        FamilyChirostylidae Ortmann, 1892  
                                           GenusUroptychus Henderson, 1888  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Uroptychus armatus (A. Milne-Edwards, 1880)  
                                              Species Uroptychus brevis J. E. Benedict, 1902  
                                              Species Uroptychus magnispinatus Baba, 1977  
                                              Species Uroptychus nitidus (A. Milne-Edwards, 1880)  
                                              Species Uroptychus setosidigitalis Baba, 1977  
                                              Species Uroptychus similis Baba, 1977  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Uroptychus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Baba, Keiji  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chirostylid and Galatheid Crustaceans (Decapoda: Anomura) of the "Albatross" Philippine Expedition, 1907-1910   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Researches of Crustacea, special no. 2   
  Page(s): v + 203   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0287-3478   
  Reference for: Uroptychus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN
In:  Kingdom    

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar