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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacanthurus McLaughlin & Forest, 1997 
AphiaID: 366312

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 editorAnomura (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaguroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaguridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupagurus spinulimanus Miers, 1876 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaguridae Latreille, 1802
Sources  original description McLaughlin, P.A. & J. Forest. 1997. Crustacea Decapoda: Diacanthurus gen. nov., a new genus of hermit crabs (Paguridae) with both Recent and fossil representation, and the descriptions of two new species. In: A. Crosnier (ed.), Résultats des Campagnes MUSORSTOM, 18. Mémoires du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, 176: 236-259. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacanthurus clifdenensis (Hyden & Forest, 1980) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacanthurus ecphyma McLaughlin & Forest, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacanthurus ophthalmicus (Ortmann, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacanthurus richeri McLaughlin & Forest, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacanthurus rubricatus (Henderson, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacanthurus spinulimanus (Miers, 1876)
Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:366312
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2008-08-08 21:22:55Z  created  McLaughlin, Patsy
  
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  Citation: McLaughlin, P. (2014). Diacanthurus McLaughlin & Forest, 1997. In: Lemaitre, R.; McLaughlin, P. (2014) World Paguroidea & Lomisoidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=366312 on 2014-10-25
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