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Neopetrolisthes maculatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Infraorder: Anomura
Family: Porcellanidae
Genus: Neopetrolisthes
Miyake, 1937
Type species
Neopetrolisthes ohshimai
Miyake, 1937

Neopetrolisthes is a genus of porcelain crabs that live on sea anemones.,[1][2] and contains the following three species:[2]


  1. ^ a b Akira Asakura (2002). "The Evolution of Mating Systems in Decapod Crustaceans". In Joel W. Martin, Keith A. Crandall & Darryl L. Felder. Decapod Crustacean Phylogenetics (PDF). CRC Press. pp. 121–182. ISBN 978-1-4200-9258-5. 
  2. ^ a b c Masayuki Osawa (2012). "Neopetrolisthes Miyake, 1937". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved November 24, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Genus Neopetrolisthes Miyake, 1937". Australian Faunal Directory. Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts. Retrieved June 4, 2010.