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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontophilus brevirostris Smith, 1881 
AphiaID: 158373

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 editorCrangonoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrangonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontophilus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontophilus Leach, 1817 [in Leach, 1815-1875]
Sources  original description Smith, S.I., 1881. Preliminary notice on the Crustacea dredged in 64 to 325 fathoms, off the South Coast of New England, by the United States Fish Commission in 1880.— Proceedings of the United States National Museum 3: 413-452. [details]

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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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (24 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 Latitude 41 N (Gulf of Maine) south to Gulf of Mexico off Dry Tortugas and Cuba [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158373
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). Pontophilus brevirostris Smith, 1881. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158373 on 2014-07-25
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