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Macrobrachium  Bate, 1868
Taxonomic Serial No.: 96220

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMalacostraca Latreille, 1802  
                      SubclassEumalacostraca Grobben, 1892  
                         SuperorderEucarida Calman, 1904 – camarão, caranguejo, ermitão, lagosta, siri  
                            OrderDecapoda Latreille, 1802 – crabs, crayfishes, lobsters, prawns, shrimp, crabes, crevettes, écrevisses, homards  
                               SuborderPleocyemata Burkenroad, 1963  
                                  InfraorderCaridea Dana, 1852  
                                     SuperfamilyPalaemonoidea Rafinesque, 1815  
                                        FamilyPalaemonidae Rafinesque, 1815  
                                           SubfamilyPalaemoninae Rafinesque, 1815  
                                              GenusMacrobrachium Bate, 1868  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium acanthochirus Villalobos, 1967  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium acanthurus (Wiegmann, 1836) – cinnamon river shrimp 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium acherontium Holthuis, 1977  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium adscitum Riek, 1951  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium aemulum (Nobili, 1906) – Noumea river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium ahkowi Chong and Koo, 1987  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium altifrons (Henderson, 1893)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium amazonicum (Heller, 1862) – Amazon River prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium americanum Bate, 1868 – cauque river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium andamanicum (Tiwari, 1952)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium aracamuni Rodriguez, 1982  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium asperulum (Von Martens, 1868)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium assamense (Tiwari, 1958)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium atabapense Pereira, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium atactum Riek, 1951  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium australe (Guérin-Méneville, 1838) – koua river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium australiense Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium banjare (Tiwari, 1958)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium bariense (De Man, 1892)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium birae Lobao, Melo and Fernandes, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium borellii (Nobili, 1896)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium brasiliense (Heller, 1862)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium brevicarpum Tan and Dong, 1996  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium bullatum Fincham, 1987  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium caledonicum (J. Roux, 1926) – New Caledonia river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium callirrhoe (De Man, 1898)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium canarae (Tiwari, 1958)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium carcinus (Linnaeus, 1758) – bigclaw river shrimp, painted river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium catonium Hobbs and Hobbs, 1995  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium cavernicola (Kemp, 1924)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium chevalieri (J. Roux, 1935)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium choprai (Tiwari, 1949) – Ganges River prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium clymene (De Man, 1902)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium cocoense Abele and Kim, 1984  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium cortezi Rodriguez, 1982  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium cowlesi Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium crebrum Abele and Kim, 1989  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium crenulatum Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium danae (Heller, 1865)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium dayanum (Henderson, 1893) – Kaira river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium denticulatum Ostrovski, Da Fonseca and Da Silva-Ferreira, 1996  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium depressimanum Pereira, 1993  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium dierythrum Pereira, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium digitum Abele and Kim, 1989  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium digueti (Bouvier, 1895)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium dux (Lenz, 1910) – Congo River prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium edentatum Liang and Yan, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium equidens (Dana, 1852) – rough river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium eriocheirum Dai, 1984  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium esculentum (Thallwitz, 1891) – sweet river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium faustinum (de Saussure, 1857)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium felicinum Holthuis, 1949  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium ferreirai Kensley and Walker, 1982  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium fluviale (Streets, 1871)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium foai (Coutière, 1902)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium forcipatum Ng, 1995  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium formosense Bate, 1868 – crane river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium fukienense Liang and Yan, 1980  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium gallus Holthuis, 1952  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium glabrum Holthuis, 1995  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium glypticum Riek, 1951  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium gracilirostre (Miers, 1875)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium grandimanus (J. W. Randall, 1840) – Hawaiian river shrimp 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium gua Chong, 1989  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium guangxiense Liang and Yan, 1981  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium hainananse (Parisi, 1919)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium hancocki Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium hendersodayanum (Tiwari, 1952)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium hendersoni (De Man, 1906)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium heterochirus (Wiegmann, 1836) – cascade river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium hildebrandti (Hilgendorf, 1893)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium hirsutimanus (Tiwari, 1952)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium hirtimanus (Olivier, 1811)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium hobbsi Nates and Villalobos, 1990  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium holthuisi Genofre and Lobao, 1978  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium horstii (De Man, 1892)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium idae (Heller, 1862) – orana river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium idella (Hilgendorf, 1898)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium iheringi (Ortmann, 1897)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium inca Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium indicum Jayachandran and Joseph, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium inflatum Liang and Yan, 1985  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium inpa Kensley and Walker, 1982  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium insulare (Parisi, 1919)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium intermedium (Stimpson, 1860) – striped river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium jacobsoni Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium japonicum (De Haan, 1849)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium jaroense (Cowles, 1914) – Jaro river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium javanicum (Heller, 1862) – Java river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium jelskii (Miers, 1877) – Agar River prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium jiangxiense Liang and Yan, 1985  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium johnsoni Ravindranath, 1979  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium joppae Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium kempi (Tiwari, 1949)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium kistnense (Tiwari, 1952)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium kiukianense (Yu, 1931)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium lamarrei (H. Milne-Edwards, 1837) – kuncho river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium lanceifrons (Dana, 1852) – Philippine river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium lanchesteri (De Man, 1911) – riceland prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium lar (J. C. Fabricius, 1798) – monkey river prawn, monkey river shrimp 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium latidactylus (Thallwitz, 1891) – scissor river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium latimanus (Von Martens, 1868) – mountain river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium lepidactyloides (De Man, 1892) – Malayan scale prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium lepidactylus (Hilgendorf, 1897) – Madagascar scale prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium longidigitum Dai, 1984  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium lorentzi (J. Roux, 1921)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium lujae (De Man, 1912)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium macrobrachion (Herklots, 1851) – brackish river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium maculatum Liang and Yan, 1980  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium malayanum (J. Roux, 1935)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium malcolmsonii (H. Milne-Edwards, 1844) – monsoon river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium mammillodactylus (Thallwitz, 1892) – knobtooth prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium manipurense (Tiwari, 1952)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium meridionalis Liang and Yan, 1983  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium michoacanus Nates and Villalobos, 1990  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium microps Holthuis, 1978  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium mieni Dang, 1975  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium minutum (J. Roux, 1917)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium mirabile (Kemp, 1917) – shortleg river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium moorei (Calman, 1899)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium naso (Kemp, 1918)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium nattereri (Heller, 1862)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium natulorum Holthuis, 1984  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium nepalense Kamita, 1974  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium niloticum (P. Roux, 1833)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium niphanae Shokita and Takeda, 1989  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium nipponense (De Haan, 1849) – oriental river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium nobilii (Henderson and Matthai, 1910)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium novaehollandiae (De Man, 1908)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium obtusifrons Dai, 1984  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium occidentale Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium oenone (De Man, 1902)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium ohione (S. I. Smith, 1874) – Ohio River shrimp, Ohio shrimp 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium olfersii (Wiegmann, 1836) – bristled river shrimp, Buchura river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium palaemonoides Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium panamense Rathbun, 1912  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium patsa (Coutière, 1899) – Patsa River prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium pectinatum Pereira, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium peguense (Tiwari, 1952)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium petersii (Hilgendorf, 1879)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium petiti (J. Roux, 1934)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium petronioi Melo, Labao and Fernandes, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium pilimanus (De Man, 1879) – muff prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium pinguis Dai, 1984  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium placidulum (De Man, 1892)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium placidum (De Man, 1892)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium platycheles Ou and Yeo, 1995  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium poeti Holthuis, 1984  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium potiuna (Müller, 1880)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium praecox (J. Roux, 1928)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium pumilum Pereira, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium purpureamanus Wowor, 1999  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium quelchi (De Man, 1900)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium raridens (Hilgendorf, 1893) – Volta River prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium rathbunae Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium reyesi Pereira, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium rhodochir Ng, 1995  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium rodriguezi Pereira, 1986  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium rogersi (Tiwari, 1952)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium rosenbergii (De Man, 1879) – giant river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium rude (Heller, 1862) – hairy river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium sankollii Jalihal and Shenoy, 1988  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium scabriculum (Heller, 1862) – Goda River prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium scorteccii Maccagno, 1961  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium shokitai Fujino and Baba, 1973  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium sintangense (De Man, 1898) – Sunda river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium sirindhorn Naiyanetr, 2001  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium siwalikense (Tiwari, 1952)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium sollaudii (De Man, 1912)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium srilankense H. H. Costa, 1979  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium sulcicarpale Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium superbum (Heller, 1862)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium surinamicum Holthuis, 1948  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium tenellum (Smith, 1871) – longarm river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium therezieni Holthuis, 1965  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium thysi Powell, 1980  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium tiwarii Jalihal, Shenoy and Sankolli, 1988  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium tolmerum Riek, 1951  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium transandicum Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium trompii (De Man, 1898) – forest river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium tuxlaense Villalobos and Alvarez, 1999  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium unikarnatakae Jalihal, Shenoy and Sankolli, 1988  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium veliense Jayachandran and Joseph, 1985  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium venustum (Parisi, 1919)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium vicconi Roman, Ortega and Mejia, 2000  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium villalobosi Hobbs, 1973  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium villosimanus (Tiwari, 1949) – dimua river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium vollenhovenii (Herklots, 1857) – African river prawn 
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium wannanense Dai and Tan, 1993  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium weberi (De Man, 1892)  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium yeti Dang, 1975  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium yui Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 SpeciesMacrobrachium zariquieyi Holthuis, 1949  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Brian Kensley   
  Notes: National Museum of Natural History 10th and Constitution Ave, NW Washington, DC 20560, USA   
  Reference for: Macrobrachium    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Macrobrachium   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Chace, Fenner A., Jr., and A. J. Bruce   
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Caridean Shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda) of the Albatross Philippine Expedition 1907-1910, pt. 6: Superfamily Palaemonoidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, no. 543   
  Page(s): vii + 152   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Macrobrachium   
       

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