Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Malacostraca > Subclass Eumalacostraca > Superorder Eucarida > Order Decapoda > Suborder Pleocyemata > Infraorder Anomura > Superfamily Galatheoidea > Family Munidopsidae

Munidopsis Whiteaves, 1874

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Munidopsis abyssicola Baba, 2005
Munidopsis abyssorum A. Milne Edwards & Bouvier, 1897
Munidopsis acuta (A. Milne Edwards, 1881)
Munidopsis acutispina Benedict, 1902
Munidopsis allae Khodkina & Ďuriš, 1989
Munidopsis anemia Macpherson & Segonzac, 2005
Munidopsis antonii (Filhol, 1884)
Munidopsis aries (A. Milne Edwards, 1880)
Munidopsis bairdii (Smith, 1884)
Munidopsis bermudezi Chace, 1939
Munidopsis crassa Smith, 1885
Munidopsis curvirostra Whiteaves, 1874
Munidopsis exuta Macpherson & Segonzac, 2005
Munidopsis geyeri Pequegnat & Pequegnat, 1970
Munidopsis livida (Perrier, 1886)
Munidopsis marionis (A. Milne Edwards, 1881)
Munidopsis parfaiti (Filhol, 1885)
Munidopsis polymorpha Koelbel, 1892
Munidopsis serricornis (Lovén, 1852)
Munidopsis similis Smith, 1885
Munidopsis subsquamosa Henderson, 1885
Munidopsis thieli Türkay, 1975
Munidopsis vaillantii (A. Milne Edwards, 1881)


original description

Whiteaves J.F. (1874). On recent deep-sea dredging operations in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The American Journal of Science and Arts, series 3, 7, pp. 210-219.

basis of record

Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 284-292

additional source

Webber, W.R.; Fenwick, G.D.; Bradford-Grieve, J.M.; Eagar S.G.; Buckeridge, J.S.; Poore, G.C.B.; Dawson, E.W.; Watling, L.; Jones, J.B.; Wells, J.B.J.; Bruce, N.L.; Ahyong, S.T.; Larsen, K.; Chapman, M.A.; Olesen, J.; Ho, J.; Green, J.D.; Shiel, R.J.; Rocha, C.E.F.; Lörz, A.; Bird, G.J.; Charleston, W.A. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Crustacea: shrimps, crabs, lobsters, barnacles, slaters, and kin, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 98-232.

additional source

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.



External Links



Macpherson, E. (2014). Munidopsis Whiteaves, 1874. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106836




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