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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpheus heterochaelis Say, 1818 
AphiaID: 158348

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPleocyemata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaridea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpheoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpheidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpheus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpheus heterochaelis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpheus Fabricius, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpheus andronyx Christoffersen, 1998
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalopsyche lutaria de Saussure, 1857
Sources  original description Say, T., 1818. An account of the Crustacea of the United States, part 5.— Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences at Philadelphia 1: 235-253. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbigclaw snapping shrimp  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpheus heterochaelis var. orientalis Vilela, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpheus pontederiae de Rochebrune, 1883
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (23 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Shrimp Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution of subprovince extends northward of the Carolinian subprovince of Cape Hatteras through Florida [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158348
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-09-09 15:21:07Z  checked  De Grave, Sammy
  
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  Citation: De Grave, S. (2014). Alpheus heterochaelis Say, 1818. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158348 on 2014-12-19
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