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A Classification of Living and Fossil Genera of Decapod Crustaceans
– We present an updated classification for the entire Crustacea Decapoda, listing all known families and genera organized by higher taxonomic groups and including estimates of the number of speciesExpand
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REVISION OF THE AMERICAN CALLIANASSIDAE (CRUSTACEA: DECAPODA: THALASSINIDEA)
Two families, one new, and seven subfamilies, six new, are rec­ ognized for taxa previously assigned to the Callianassidae. The new family, Ctenochelidae, includes those taxa having a cardiacExpand
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GLYPTOGRAPSIDAE, A NEW BRACHYURAN FAMILY FROM CENTRAL AMERICA: LARVAL AND ADULT MORPHOLOGY, AND A MOLECULAR PHYLOGENY OF THE GRAPSOIDEA
Abstract During an ongoing systematic revision of the Decapoda Grapsoidea (here defined as including the families Gecarcinidae, Grapsidae s. str., Plagusiidae, Sesarmidae, and Varunidae; see SchubartExpand
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A comprehensive and integrative reconstruction of evolutionary history for Anomura (Crustacea: Decapoda)
BackgroundThe infraorder Anomura has long captivated the attention of evolutionary biologists due to its impressive morphological diversity and ecological adaptations. To date, 2500 extant speciesExpand
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Ecological and economic implications of a tropical jellyfish invader in the Gulf of Mexico
A large population of a previously unreported jellyfish occurred across the northern Gulf of Mexico (USA) from May through September of 2000. The jellyfish, identified as Phyllorhiza punctata by vonExpand
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The Decapod Tree of Life: Compiling the Data and Moving toward a Consensus of Decapod Evolution
The order Decapoda represents a species-rich group of crustaceans. Numerous economically important and morphologically diverse members of this group have been studied extensively for many decades, inExpand
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Phylogeny of the Infraorder Caridea Based on Mitochondrial and Nuclear Genes (Crustacea: Decapoda)
Shrimps of the infraorder Caridea occur commonly throughout marine and freshwater habitats. Despite general knowledge of the group, phylogenetic relationships within the infraorder remain poorlyExpand
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Ontogeny of gut morphology in the white shrimp Penaeus setiferus (Decapoda, Penaeidae)
Ontogeny of the gut in Penaeus setiferus was investigated by reconstruction of serial sections examined by light microscopy. Development of the gut into the adult form is protracted over severalExpand
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Molecular phylogeny, taxonomy, and evolution of nonmarine lineages within the American grapsoid crabs (Crustacea: brachyura).
Grapsoid crabs are best known from the marine intertidal and supratidal. However, some species also inhabit shallow subtidal and freshwater habitats. In the tropics and subtropics, their distributionExpand
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Phylogenetic position, systematic status, and divergence time of the Procarididea (Crustacea: Decapoda)
Bracken, H. D., De Grave, S., Toon, A., Felder, D. L. & Crandall, K. A. (2009). Phylogenetic position, systematic status, and divergence time of the Procarididea (Crustacea: Decapoda). —ZoologicaExpand
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