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Acanthonyx

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Superphylum: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Classis: Malacostraca
Subclassis: Eumalacostraca
Superordo: Eucarida
Ordo: Decapoda
Subordo: Pleocyemata
Infraordo: Brachyura
Sectio: Eubrachyura
Subsectio: Heterotremata
Superfamilia: Majoidea
Familia: Majidae
Genus: Acanthonyx
Species: A. lunulatus

Name

Acanthonyx Latreille, 1828

Vernacular Names
Italiano: Pagnottella

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Acanthonyx is a genus of crabs, in the family Epialtidae. Species so far known include:[1]

* Acanthonyx consobrinus A. Milne-Edwards, 1862
* Acanthonyx dentatus H. Milne-Edwards, 1834
* Acanthonyx depressifrons Manning & Holthuis, 1981
* Acanthonyx dissimulatus Coelho, 1993
* Acanthonyx elongatus Miers, 1877
* Acanthonyx euryseroche Griffin & Tranter, 1986
* Acanthonyx formosa Wu, Yu & Ng, 1999
* Acanthonyx inglei Tirmizi & Kazmi, 1988
* Acanthonyx limbatus A. Milne-Edwards, 1862
* Acanthonyx lunulatus (Risso, 1816)
* Acanthonyx minor Manning & Holthuis, 1981
* ?Acanthonyx nodulosa (Dana, 1852)
* Acanthonyx petiverii H. Milne-Edwards, 1834
* Acanthonyx quadridentatus Krauss, 1843
* Acanthonyx sanctaehelenae Chace, 1966
* Acanthonyx scutellatus MacLeay, 1838
* Acanthonyx scutiformis (Dana, 1851)
* Acanthonyx undulatus Barnard, 1947


References

1. ^ Peter K. L. Ng, Danièle Guinot & Peter J. F. Davie (2008). "Systema Brachyurorum: Part I. An annotated checklist of extant Brachyuran crabs of the world" (PDF). Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 17: 1–286. http://rmbr.nus.edu.sg/rbz/biblio/s17/s17rbz.pdf.

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