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Taxonavigation: Hymenosomatoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Multicrustacea
Classis: Malacostraca
Subclassis: Eumalacostraca
Superordo: Eucarida
Ordo: Decapoda
Subordo: Pleocyemata
Infraordo: Brachyura
Sectio: Eubrachyura
Subsectio: Heterotremata
Superfamilia: Hymenosomatoidea

Familia: Hymenosomatidae
Subfamiliae: Hymenosomatinae - Odiomarinae

Overview of genera[edit]

Aletheiana – Amarinus - Apechocinus - Cancrocaeca - Crustaenia - Culexisoma – Elamena - Elamenopsis - Halicarcinides - Halicarcinus - Halimena - Hymenicoides - Hymenosoma - Limnopilos - Lucascinus – Micas - Nasutoplax – Neohymenicus - Neorhynchoplax - Odiomaris - Rhynchoplax – Samarplax – Stimpsoplax – Trigonoplax


Hymenosomatidae MacLeay, 1838


  • MacLeay, W.S., 1838: On the Brachyurous Decapod Crustacea. Brought from the Cape by Dr. Smith. In Smith, A., Illustrations of the Zoology of South Africa; consisting chiefly of figures and descriptions of the objects of natural history collected during an expedition into the interior of South Africa, in the years 1834, 1835, and 1836; fitted out by ‘The Cape of Good Hope Association for Exploring Central Africa’: together with a summary of African Zoology, and an inquiry into the geographical ranges of species in that quarter of the globe, published under the Authority of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty’s Treasury, Invertebratae. IV [1849]. pp. 53–71, pls. 2, 3. Smith, Elder & Co., London.