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Title: Establishment of a new subfamily for Shenius anomalus (Shen, 1935) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Dotillidae)
Authors: Ng, P.K.L. 
Clark, P.F.
Cuesta, J.A.
Keywords: Brachyura
New subfamily
Issue Date: Jul-2010
Citation: Ng, P.K.L., Clark, P.F., Cuesta, J.A. (2010-07). Establishment of a new subfamily for Shenius anomalus (Shen, 1935) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Dotillidae). Journal of Natural History 44 (25) : 1531-1553. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: Shenius anomalus (Shen, 1935) has previously been assigned to the Macrophthalmidae Dana, 1851, and the Camptandriidae Stimpson, 1858. A close examination of adult and first stage zoeal morphology confirms some previous suggestions that S. anomalus is actually an anomalous member of the Dotillidae Stimpson, 1858. However, because a number of distinctive features distinguish it from all other dotillid genera a new subfamily Sheniinae is established. © 2010 Taylor & Francis.
Source Title: Journal of Natural History
ISSN: 00222933
DOI: 10.1080/00222931003616362
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