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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiffarius biformis (Biffar, 1971) 
AphiaID: 158382

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 editorAxiidea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallianassidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallianassinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiffarius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiffarius Manning & Felder, 1991
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallianassa biformis Biffar, 1971 (genus change)
Sources  original description Biffar, T.A. (1971) New species of Callianassa (Decapoda, Thalassinidea) from the Western Atlantic. Crustaceana, 21, 225-236. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbiform ghost shrimp  [details]
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 (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Decapod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy (Minas Basin) to Florida [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158382
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-05-26 13:01:11Z  checked  Poore, Gary
  
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  Citation: Poore, G. (2014). Biffarius biformis (Biffar, 1971). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158382 on 2014-10-30
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