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Deep-Sea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKiwa hirsuta Macpherson, Jones & Segonzac, 2005 
AphiaID: 249751

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 editorChirostyloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKiwaidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKiwa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKiwa Macpherson, Jones & Segonzac, 2005
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKiwa Macpherson, Jones & Segonzac, 2005
Sources  original description Macpherson, E., Jones, W. & Segonzac, M. (2005) A new squat lobster family of Galatheoidea (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura) from the hydrothermal vents of the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge. Zoosystema, 27, 709-723. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorYeti crab  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Chile
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEaster Island [details]
Specimen  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNHN Ga 5310, locality Easter Island (Vent site area Annie's Hill) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiscovery of the Yeti crab - MBARI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPress release on Yeti crab - Ifremer 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
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 (13 nucleotides; 9 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology From the Latin, hirsutus, hairy, in reference to the abundance of setae on pereopods. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Kiwa hirsuta
Kiwa hirsuta
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:249751
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-12-05 05:30:54Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-04-22 08:47:06Z  changed  Macpherson, Enrique
  
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  Citation: Macpherson, E. (2014). Kiwa hirsuta Macpherson, Jones & Segonzac, 2005. Accessed through: Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2014) World Register of Deep-Sea species at http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=249751 on 2014-08-28
  
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