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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Decapoda (order)  »  Hippolytidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 767058 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Hippolyte tenuicarpus    (Marin, 2011)
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Hippolytidae (hump-backed shrimps) - show full list
Common Name: [a hump-backed shrimp]
Recent Synonyms: Alcyonohippolyte tenuicarpus
Organism Type: a hump-backed shrimp
Taxon Notes:This species has been synonymised with Hippolyte commensalis but its' status is currently regarded as questionable. Here we retain it as a separate species pending further studies.

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-10
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Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Marin, I., 2011. Two new species of alcyonacean-associated shrimp genus Alcyonohippolyte Marin, Okuno & Chan, 2010 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Hippolytidae) from the Great Barrier Reef of Australia., Zootaxa, Vol. 3123: 49-59.
Scientific Name
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Terossi, M. De Grave, S. Mantelatto, F.L., 2017. Global biogeography, cryptic species and systematic issues in the shrimp genus Hippolyte Leach, 1814 (Decapoda: Caridea: Hippolytidae) by multimarker analyses., Scientific Reports, Vol. 7(1): 1-11. . doi:10.1038/s41598-017-06756-1

Record details

Record entered on 31-Jul-2010 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 13-Mar-2018 09:56 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update genus
Modification history:
13-MAR-2018: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Alcyonohippolyte)
 (previous authority: Marin)
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