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Grapsus  Lamarck, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 99071

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             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  
                                  InfraorderBrachyura Latreille, 1802 – short-tailed crabs, true crabs  
                                     SuperfamilyGrapsoidea MacLeay, 1838  
                                        FamilyGrapsidae MacLeay, 1838 – marsh crabs, shore crabs, talon crabs  
                                           GenusGrapsus Lamarck, 1801  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Grapsus albolineatus Lamarck, 1818 – mottled lightfoot crab 
                                              Species Grapsus grapsus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Sally Lightfoot crab 
                                              Species Grapsus longitarsus Dana, 1851  
                                              Species Grapsus tenuicrustatus (J. F. W. Herbst, 1783) – Natal lightfoot crab, `a`ama 
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Grapsus   
       
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Schubart, Christoph D., José A. Cuesta, and Darryl L. Felder  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Glyptograpsidae, a new brachyuran family from Central America: larval and adult morphology, and a molecular phylogeny of the Grapsoidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Crustacean Biology, vol. 22, no. 1   
  Page(s): 28-44   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0278-0372   
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  Reference for: Grapsus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Schubart, Christoph D., José A. Cuesta, Rudolf Diesel, and Darryl L. Felder  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Molecular Phylogeny, Taxonomy, and Evolution of Nonmarine Lineages within the American Grapsoid Crabs (Crustacea: Brachyura)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, vol. 15, no. 2   
  Page(s): 179-190   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1055-7903   
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  Reference for: Grapsus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sternberg, R. von, and N. Cumberlidge  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Taxic relationships within the Grapsidae MacLeay, 1838 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Eubrachyura)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Comparative Biology, vol. 3, no. 2   
  Page(s): 115-136   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1413-5159   
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