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Diogenidae  Ortmann, 1892
Taxonomic Serial No.: 98153

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): left-handed hermit crabs [English]
    lefthanded hermit crabs [English]
  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  
                                        FamilyDiogenidae Ortmann, 1892 – left-handed hermit crabs, lefthanded hermit crabs  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Allodardanus Haig & Provenzano, 1965  
                                           Genus Aniculus Dana, 1852  
                                           Genus Areopaguristes Rahayu & McLaughlin, 2010  
                                           Genus Bathynarius Forest, 1989  
                                           Genus Calcinus Dana, 1851  
                                           Genus Cancellus H. Milne-Edwards, 1836  
                                           Genus Ciliopagurus Forest, 1995  
                                           Genus Clibanarius Dana, 1852  
                                           Genus Dardanus Paul'son, 1875  
                                           Genus Diogenes Dana, 1851  
                                           Genus Isocheles Stimpson, 1858  
                                           Genus Loxopagurus Forest, 1964  
                                           Genus Paguristes Dana, 1851  
                                           Genus Paguropsina Lemaitre, Rahayu & Komai, 2018  
                                           Genus Paguropsis Henderson, 1888 – blanket-crabs, blanket-hermit crabs 
                                           Genus Petrochirus Stimpson, 1858  
                                           Genus Pseudopaguristes McLaughlin, 2002  
                                           Genus Pseudopagurus Forest, 1952  
                                           Genus Strigopagurus Forest, 1995  
                                           Genus Tetralobistes Ayón-Parente & Hendrickx, 2010  
                                           Genus Tisea Forest & Morgan, 1991  
                                           Genus Trizopagurus Forest, 1952  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Diogenidae   
  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: Diogenidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McLaughlin, P. A., D. K. Camp, M. V. Angel, E. L. Bousfield, P. Brunel, R. C. Brusca, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Crustaceans   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31   
  Page(s): 545   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-64-6, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Diogenidae, lefthanded hermit crabs [English]   
  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: Diogenidae   

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