Parribacus

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Parribacus
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Parribacus antarcticus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Infraorder: Achelata
Family: Scyllaridae
Genus: Parribacus
Dana, 1852 [1]
Species

Parribacus is a genus of slipper lobsters, containing six species,[1] all of which are used locally as human food sources.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Parribacus". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. 
  2. ^ Lipke B. Holthuis (1991). "Parribacus". Marine Lobsters of the World. FAO Fisheries Synopsis No. 125. Food and Agriculture Organization. ISBN 92-5-103027-8.