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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer J.V. Thompson, 1829 
AphiaID: 106827

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEucarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecapoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrobranchiata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSergestoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuciferidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840] (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuciferidae De Haan, 1849 [in De Haan, 1833-1850]
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucifer H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840] (incorrect subsequent spelling of Lucifer)
Sources  original description Thompson, J.V. (1829). On the Luminosity of the Ocean, with descriptions of some remarkable species of Luminous Animals (Pyrosoma pigmaea and Sapphirina indicator) and particularly of the four new genera, Nocticula, Cynthia, Lucifer and Podopsis, of the Shizopodae, in: Thompson, J.V. (1828-1834). Zoological Researches, and illustrations; or, natural history of nondescript or imperfectly known animals, in a series of memoirs, illustrated by numerous figures. pp. 37-61, plates V-VIII (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer chacei Bowman, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer faxoni Borradaile, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer hanseni Nobili, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer intermedius Hansen, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer orientalis Hansen, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer penicillifer Hansen, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840]

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer pacificus Dana, 1852 (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer acestra Dana, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840]
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer acicularis Dana, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840]
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer affinis Borradaile, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer faxoni Borradaile, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer batei Borradaile, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840]
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer bonitensis Borradaile, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840]
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer clausi Borradaile, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840]
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer inermis Borradaile, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer hanseni Nobili, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer zybrantsii Philippi, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840]
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106827
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Türkay, Michael
2011-11-04 06:20:20Z  changed  Fransen, Charles
  
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  Citation: Fransen, C. (2014). Lucifer J.V. Thompson, 1829. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106827 on 2014-04-19
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