WoRMS taxon details

Polychelidae Wood-Mason, 1875

106793  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106793)

accepted
Family
Genus Cardus Galil, 2000
Genus Homeryon Galil, 2000
Genus Pentacheles Spence Bate, 1878
  » Species Pentacheles gibbus Alcock, 1894
  » Species Pentacheles laevis Spence Bate, 1878
  » Species Pentacheles obscurus Spence Bate, 1878
  » Species Pentacheles snyderi (Rathbun, 1906)
  » Species Pentacheles validus A. Milne-Edwards, 1880
  » Species Pentacheles andamanensis Alcock, 1894 accepted as Stereomastis nana (Smith, 1884) (junior synonym)
  » Species Pentacheles auriculatus Spence Bate, 1878 accepted as Stereomastis auriculata (Spence Bate, 1878) (basionym)
  » Species Pentacheles Beaumontii Alcock, 1894 accepted as Pentacheles laevis Spence Bate, 1878 (junior synonym)
  » Species Pentacheles carpenteri Alcock, 1894 accepted as Pentacheles obscurus Spence Bate, 1878 (junior synonym)
  » Species Pentacheles cerata Alcock, 1894 accepted as Stereomastis cerata (Alcock, 1894) (basionym)
  » Species Pentacheles enthrix Spence Bate, 1878 accepted as Polycheles enthrix (Spence Bate, 1878) (basionym)
  » Species Pentacheles gibba Alcock, 1894 accepted as Pentacheles gibbus Alcock, 1894 (basionym)
  » Species Pentacheles gracilis Spence Bate, 1878 accepted as Pentacheles laevis Spence Bate, 1878 (junior synonym)
  » Species Pentacheles Hextii Alcock, 1894 accepted as Polycheles typhlops Heller, 1862 (junior synonym)
  » Species Pentacheles nanus Smith, 1884 accepted as Stereomastis nana (Smith, 1884) (basionym)
  » Species Pentacheles phosphorus Alcock, 1894 accepted as Stereomastis phosphorus (Alcock, 1894) (basionym)
  » Species Pentacheles Suhmi Spence Bate, 1878 accepted as Stereomastis suhmi (Spence Bate, 1878) (basionym)
  » Species Pentacheles trispinosus de Man, 1905 accepted as Stereomastis trispinosa (de Man, 1905) (basionym)
Genus Polycheles Heller, 1862
  » Species Polycheles amemiyai Yokoya, 1933
  » Species Polycheles baccatus Spence Bate, 1878
  » Species Polycheles coccifer Galil, 2000
  » Species Polycheles enthrix (Spence Bate, 1878)
  » Species Polycheles kermadecensis (Sund, 1920)
  » Species Polycheles martini Ahyong & Brown, 2002
  » Species Polycheles perarmatus Holthuis, 1952
  » Species Polycheles tanneri Faxon, 1893
  » Species Polycheles typhlops Heller, 1862
  » Species Polycheles aculeatus Galil, 2000 accepted as Stereomastis aculeata (Galil, 2000) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles alis Ahyong & Galil, 2006 accepted as Stereomastis alis (Ahyong & Galil, 2006) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles andamanensis (Alcock, 1894) accepted as Stereomastis nana (Smith, 1884) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles asper Rathbun, 1906 accepted as Homeryon asper (Rathbun, 1906) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles auriculatus (Bate, 1878) accepted as Stereomastis auriculata (Spence Bate, 1878) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles beaumontii (Alcock, 1894) accepted as Pentacheles laevis Spence Bate, 1878 (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles carpenteri (Alcock, 1894) accepted as Pentacheles obscurus Spence Bate, 1878 (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles ceratus (Alcock, 1894) accepted as Stereomastis cerata (Alcock, 1894) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles chilensis Sund, 1920 accepted as Pentacheles validus A. Milne-Edwards, 1880 (primary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles crucifer (Thomson, 1873) accepted as Cardus crucifer (Thomson, 1873) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles demani Stebbing, 1917 accepted as Pentacheles validus A. Milne-Edwards, 1880 (primary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles evexus Galil, 2000 accepted as Stereomastis evexa (Galil, 2000) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles galil Ahyong & Brown, 2002 accepted as Stereomastis galil (Ahyong & Brown, 2002) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles gibbus (Alcock, 1894) accepted as Pentacheles gibbus Alcock, 1894 (superseded combination)
  » Species Polycheles gracilis (Bate, 1878) accepted as Pentacheles laevis Spence Bate, 1878 (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles granulatus Faxon, 1893 accepted as Pentacheles laevis Spence Bate, 1878 (primary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles grimaldii Bouvier, 1905 accepted as Stereomastis nana (Smith, 1884) (primary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles Helleri Spence Bate, 1878 accepted as Stereomastis helleri (Bate, 1878) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles hextii (Alcock, 1894) accepted as Polycheles typhlops Heller, 1862 (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles laevis (Bate, 1878) accepted as Pentacheles laevis Spence Bate, 1878 (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles nanus (Smith, 1884) accepted as Stereomastis nana (Smith, 1884) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles obscurus (Bate, 1878) accepted as Pentacheles obscurus Spence Bate, 1878 (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles pacificus (Faxon, 1893) accepted as Stereomastis pacifica (Faxon, 1893) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles phosphorus (Alcock, 1894) accepted as Stereomastis phosphorus (Alcock, 1894) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles politus Galil, 2000 accepted as Stereomastis polita (Galil, 2000) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles sculptus Smith, 1880 accepted as Stereomastis sculpta (Smith, 1880) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles snyderi Rathbun, 1906 accepted as Pentacheles snyderi (Rathbun, 1906) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles suhmi (Bate, 1878) accepted as Stereomastis suhmi (Spence Bate, 1878) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles surdus Galil, 2000 accepted as Stereomastis surda (Galil, 2000) (basionym)
  » Species Polycheles talismani (Bouvier, 1917) accepted as Stereomastis talismani (Bouvier, 1917) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles trispinosus (de Man, 1905) accepted as Stereomastis trispinosa (de Man, 1905) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Polycheles validus (A. Milne-Edwards, 1880) accepted as Pentacheles validus A. Milne-Edwards, 1880 (secondary synonym)
Genus Stereomastis Spence Bate, 1888
  » Species Stereomastis aculeata (Galil, 2000)
  » Species Stereomastis alis (Ahyong & Galil, 2006)
  » Species Stereomastis artuzi Artüz, Kubanç & Kubanç, 2014
  » Species Stereomastis auriculata (Spence Bate, 1878)
  » Species Stereomastis cerata (Alcock, 1894)
  » Species Stereomastis evexa (Galil, 2000)
  » Species Stereomastis galil (Ahyong & Brown, 2002)
  » Species Stereomastis helleri (Bate, 1878)
  » Species Stereomastis nana (Smith, 1884)
  » Species Stereomastis pacifica (Faxon, 1893)
  » Species Stereomastis panglao Ahyong & Chan, 2008
  » Species Stereomastis phosphorus (Alcock, 1894)
  » Species Stereomastis polita (Galil, 2000)
  » Species Stereomastis sculpta (Smith, 1880)
    » Subspecies Stereomastis sculpta sculpta (Smith, 1880)
    » Subspecies Stereomastis sculpta pacifica (Faxon, 1893) accepted as Stereomastis pacifica (Faxon, 1893) (secondary synonym)
    » Subspecies Stereomastis sculpta talismani (Bouvier, 1917) accepted as Stereomastis talismani (Bouvier, 1917) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Stereomastis suhmi (Spence Bate, 1878)
  » Species Stereomastis surda (Galil, 2000)
  » Species Stereomastis talismani (Bouvier, 1917)
  » Species Stereomastis trispinosa (de Man, 1905)
  » Species Stereomastis andamanesis (Alcock, 1894) accepted as Stereomastis nana (Smith, 1884) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Stereomastis grimaldii (Bouvier, 1905) accepted as Stereomastis nana (Smith, 1884) (secondary synonym)
  » Species Stereomastis kermadecensis Sund, 1920 accepted as Polycheles kermadecensis (Sund, 1920) (basionym)
Genus Willemoesia Grote, 1873

Genus Deidamia accepted as Willemoesia Grote, 1873 (synonym)
marine
Not documented
Description Eyes small and lacking pigment; soft-bodied deap-sea lobsters; carapace without a rostrum, or rostrum rudimentary; telson...  
Description Eyes small and lacking pigment; soft-bodied deap-sea lobsters; carapace without a rostrum, or rostrum rudimentary; telson of fan-tail pointed; first four or all legs with pincers, first pair enlarged; antennae cylindrical, shorter than body. [details]
WoRMS (2019). Polychelidae Wood-Mason, 1875. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106793 on 2019-11-15
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-05-03 07:34:09Z
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2009-02-24 10:52:10Z
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2010-11-03 11:32:18Z
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2011-01-12 08:51:59Z
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basis of record Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 284-292 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Galil, B.S. (2000). Crustacea Decapoda: review of the genera and species of the family Polychelidae Wood-Mason, 1874. <em>In: Crosnier, A. (Ed.) (2000). Results of the MUSORSTOM expeditions: 21. Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle (Paris), A (Zoologie).</em> 184: pp. 285-387. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Chan, T. Y. (2010). Annotated Checklist of the World's Marine Lobsters (Crustacea: Decapoda: Astacidea, Glypheidea, Achelata, Polychelida). <em>The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology.</em> Supplement No. 23: 153–181. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ahyong, S.T. (2009). The polychelidan lobsters: phylogeny and systematics (Polychelida: Polychelidae). <em>Crustacean Issues.</em> 18: 369–396., available online at https://doi.org/10.1201/9781420092592-c19 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Authority Authority taken from d'Udekem d'Acoz [details]

Classification Included in infraordo Eryonidea de Haan, 1841 by d'Udekem d'Acoz [details]

Description Eyes small and lacking pigment; soft-bodied deap-sea lobsters; carapace without a rostrum, or rostrum rudimentary; telson of fan-tail pointed; first four or all legs with pincers, first pair enlarged; antennae cylindrical, shorter than body. [details]
 



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