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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerguia oligodon (de Man, 1888) 
AphiaID: 211255

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 editorHippolytidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerguia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerguia Kemp, 1914
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippolyte oligodon de Man, 1888
Sources  basis of record Bruce, A.J. (1993). The occurrence of the semi-terrestrial shrimps Merguia oligodon (De Man 1888) and M. rhizophorae (Rathbun 1900)(Crustacea Decapoda Hippolitidae) in Africa. Tropical Biology 6: 179-187. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Pacific [details]
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Shrimp Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211255
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-07 07:51:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-01-12 16:07:07Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-09-09 15:15:28Z  changed  De Grave, Sammy
  
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  Citation: De Grave, S. (2014). Merguia oligodon (de Man, 1888). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211255 on 2014-10-01
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