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Calappa  Weber, 1795
Taxonomic Serial No.: 98341

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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: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             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  
                                  InfraorderBrachyura Latreille, 1802 – short-tailed crabs, true crabs  
                                     SuperfamilyCalappoidea Milne Edwards, 1837  
                                        FamilyCalappidae Milne Edwards, 1837 – box crabs  
                                           GenusCalappa Weber, 1795  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Calappa bicornis (Miers, 1884)  
                                              Species Calappa calappa (Linnaeus, 1758) – giant box crab 
                                              Species Calappa flammea (J. F. W. Herbst, 1794) – flame box crab 
                                              Species Calappa galloides Stimpson, 1859  
                                              Species Calappa gallus (J. F. W. Herbst, 1803) – rough box crab, yellow box crab 
                                              Species Calappa granulata (Linnaeus, 1767)  
                                              Species Calappa hepatica (Linnaeus, 1758) – smooth box crab, pokipoki 
                                              Species Calappa ocellata Holthuis, 1958 – ocellate box crab 
                                              Species Calappa pokipoki Ng, 2000  
                                              Species Calappa sulcata M. J. Rathbun, 1898 – yellow box crab 
                                              Species Calappa tortugae M. J. Rathbun, 1933 – nodose box crab 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Calappa   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Melo, Gustavo A. S., Maria Fernanda A. Torres, and Oswaldo Campos, Jr. / Paolo S. Young, ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Malacostraca - Eucarida, Brachyura, Dromiacea and Oxystomata   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue of Crustacea of Brazil, Série Livros no. 6   
  Page(s): 439-454   
  Publisher: Museu Nacional   
  Publication Place: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil   
  ISBN/ISSN: 85-7427-001-6   
  Reference for: Calappa   

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