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Hepatus epheliticus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Infraorder: Brachyura
Section: Eubrachyura
Subsection: Heterotremata
Superfamily: Aethroidea
Dana, 1851 [1]
Family: Aethridae
Dana, 1851

Aethridae is a family of crabs in its own superfamily, Aethroidea. It contains the following genera (extinct genera marked †):[1][2]


  1. ^ a b Sammy De Grave; N. Dean Pentcheff; Shane T. Ahyong; et al. (2009). "A classification of living and fossil genera of decapod crustaceans" (PDF). Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Suppl. 21: 1–109. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-06-06. 
  2. ^ P. Davie (2010). "Aethridae Dana, 1851". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved December 6, 2010. 

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