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Taxonomic Details for Callinectes exasperatus

Systematic Resumé:
KingdomAnimalia
SubkingdomBilateria
InfrakingdomProtostomia
SuperphylumEcdysozoa
PhylumArthropoda
SubphylumCrustacea
ClassMalacostraca
SubclassEumalacostraca
SuperorderEucarida
OrderDecapoda
SuborderPleocyemata
InfraorderBrachyura
SuperfamilyPortunoidea
FamilyPortunidae
GenusCallinectes
SpeciesCallinectes exasperatus
Common Name: rugose swimming crab
Observations: Species observation reported by field personnel
Authority: (Gerstaecker, 1856)
Comments: Collected from crab pots in the Duplin River (November, 2003) by Amanda Wrona and James Karwacki
ITIS TSN: 98704   (click on the taxonomic serial number to view the ITIS web page)
GCE Contact: Steven C. Pennings, University of Houston, Houston, Texas

Callinectes exasperatus
Callinectes exasperatus

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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grants OCE-9982133, OCE-0620959, OCE-1237140 and OCE-1832178. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.