Leucosiidae

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Leucosiidae
Ebalia tumefacta.jpg
Ebalia tumefacta
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Infraorder: Brachyura
Superfamily: Leucosioidea
Family: Leucosiidae
Samouelle, 1819
Subfamilies
  • Cryptocnemidae Stimpson, 1907
  • Ebaliinae Stimpson, 1871
  • Leucosiinae Samouelle, 1819

Leucosiidae is a family of crabs containing three subfamilies and a number of genera incertae sedis:[1]

Cryptocneminae Stimpson, 1907
Ebaliinae Stimpson, 1871
Leucosiinae Samouelle, 1819
incertae sedis

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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. ^ Tomoyuki Komai; Peter K. L. Ng (2012). "A new genus and new species of leucosiid crab (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) from coral reefs in the Indo-West Pacific" (PDF excerpt). Zootaxa. 3352: 40–50. 
  3. ^ Hironori Komatsu; Peter K. L. Ng (2011). "Kabutos, a new genus for the western Pacific leucosiid crab, Merocryptus durandi Serène, 1955 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura)" (PDF excerpt). Zootaxa. 2881: 31–38. 
  4. ^ Carrie E. Schweitzer; Peter C. Dworschak; Joel W. Martin (2011). "Replacement names for several fossil Decapoda". Journal of Crustacean Biology. 31 (2): 361–363. doi:10.1651/10-3395.1. 

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