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Carcinoscorpius  Pocock, 1902
Taxonomic Serial No.: 82706

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrˇpode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumChelicerata  – cheliceriformes, quelicerado, queliceriforme  
                               FamilyLimulidae  – horseshoe crabs  
                                  GenusCarcinoscorpius Pocock, 1902  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda (Latreille, 1802) – mangrove horseshoe crab 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Carcinoscorpius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lamsdell, James C.  
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title: Horseshoe crab phylogeny and independent colonizations of fresh water: ecological invasion as a driver for morphological innovation   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Palaeontology, vol. 59, no. 2   
  Page(s): 181-194   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1475-4983   
  Notes: doi: 10.1111/pala.12220   
  Reference for: Carcinoscorpius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Obst, Matthias, S°ren Faurby, Somchai Bussarawit, and Peter Funch  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Molecular phylogeny of extant horseshoe crabs (Xiphosura, Limulidae) indicates Paleogene diversification of Asian species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, vol. 62, no. 1   
  Page(s): 21-26   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1055-7903   
  Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2011.08.025   
  Reference for: Carcinoscorpius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pocock, R. I.  
  Publication Date: 1902   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Taxonomy of Recent Species of Limulus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 7, vol. 9   
  Page(s): 256-266   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   

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