Alpheus inopinatus, from Anker et al. (2020).

Belongs within: Alpheoidea.

Alpheus is a genus of snapping shrimps bearing small epipods at the base of the first four pereopods.

<==Alpheus Fabricius 1798D84
    |--A. acutofemoratus Dana 1852TSH09
    |--A. alcyone de Man 1902MG-H11
    |--A. amethystea Risso 1826R26
    |--A. armillatusM85
    |--A. avarusL02
    |--A. bicostatus de Man 1908J90
    |--A. bouvieri Milne-Edwards 1878TSH09
    |--A. bucephalus Coutière 1905TSH09
    |--A. chiragricus Milne Edwards 1837J90
    |--A. collumianus Stimpson 1860TSH09
    |--A. cougnetiR26
    |--A. cylindricus Kingsley 1878DAS03
    |--A. dentipes Guérin Ménéville 1832TSH09
    |--A. deuteropus Hilgendorf 1879TSH09
    |--A. distinguendus de Man 1909J90
    |--A. edwardsii (Audouin 1827) [=Crangon edwardsii]J90
    |--A. elongatusR26
    |--A. ensiferusR26
    |--A. facetus de Man 1908J90
    |--A. flavescensG20
    |--A. formosus Gibbes 1850M88
    |--A. frontalis Milne Edwards 1837TSH09
    |--A. glaber (Olivi 1792)KK03
    |--A. gracilis Heller 1861J90
    |--A. hailstonei Coutière 1905MG-H11
    |--A. heterochaelis Say 1818M88
    |--A. inopinatus Holthuis & Gottlieb 1958J90
    |--A. levirhincusR26
    |--A. leviusculus Dana 1852TSH09
    |--A. lobidens De Haan 1849KK03
    |--A. lottini Guérin-Méneville 1829TSH09
    |--A. macrocheles (Hailstone 1835)KK03
    |--A. margaritaceusR26
    |--A. migrans Lewinsohn & Holthuis 1978KK03
    |--A. normanni Kingsley 1878M88
    |--A. novaezealandiae Miers 1876J90
    |--A. olivieriR26
    |--A. pachychirus Stimpson 1861J90
    |--A. pacificus Dana 1852TSH09
    |--A. palyxo de Man 1909J90
    |--A. papillosus Banner & Banner 1982J90
    |--A. paralcyone Coutière 1905MG-H11
    |--A. parasocialis Banner & Banner 1982MG-H11
    |--A. parvirostris Dana 1852J90
    |--A. rapacida De Man 1908KK03
    |--A. richardsoniHS01
    |--A. ruberM01
    |--A. scriptus Risso 1826R26
    |--A. spongiarum Coutière 1897J90
    |--A. strenuus Dana 1852TSH09
    |--A. sulcatus Kingsley 1878J90
    `--A. viridari (Armstrong 1949)M88

*Type species of generic name indicated


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[DAS03] Dixon, C. J., S. T. Ahyong & F. R. Schram. 2003. A new hypothesis of decapod phylogeny. Crustaceana 76: 935–975.

[G20] Goldfuss, G. A. 1820. Handbuch der Naturgeschichte vol. 3. Handbuch der Zoologie pt 1. Johann Leonhard Schrag: Nürnberg.

[HS01] Hayward, B. W., A. B. Stephenson, M. S. Morley, W. M. Blom, H. R. Grenfell, F. J. Brook, J. L. Riley, F. Thompson & J. J. Hayward. 2001. Marine biota of Parengarenga Harbour, Northland, New Zealand. Records of the Auckland Museum 37: 45–80.

[J90] Jones, D. S. 1990. Annotated checklist of marine decapod Crustacea from Shark Bay, Western Australia. In: Berry, P. F., S. D. Bradshaw & B. R. Wilson (eds) Research in Shark Bay: Report of the France-Australe Bicentenary Expedition Committee pp. 169–208. Western Australian Museum.

[KK03] Kocataş, A., & T. Katağan. 2003. The decapod crustacean fauna of the Turkish seas. Zoology in the Middle East 29: 63–74.

[L02] Latreille, P. A. 1802. Histoire Naturelle, générale et particulière des crustacés et des insectes vol. 3. Familles naturelles des genres. F. Dufart: Paris.

[M85] Markham, J. C. 1985. A review of the bopyrid isopods infesting caridean shrimps in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean, with special reference to those collected during the Hourglass Cruises in the Gulf of Mexico. Memoirs of the Hourglass Cruises 7 (3): 1–156.

[M88] Markham, J. C. 1988. Descriptions and revisions of some species of Isopoda Bopyridae of the northwestern Atlantic Ocean. Zoologische Verhandelingen 246: 1–63.

[MG-H11] McEnnulty, F. R., K. L. Gowlett-Holmes, A. Williams, F. Althaus, J. Fromont, G. C. B. Poore, T. D. O’Hara, L. Marsh, P. Kott, S. Slack-Smith, P. Alderslade & M. V. Kitahara. 2011. The deepwater megabenthic invertebrates on the western continental margin of Australia (100–1100 m depths): composition, distribution and novelty. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 80: 1–191.

[M01] M’Intosh, W. C. 1901. The coloration of marine animals. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 7, 7: 221–240.

[R26] Risso, A. 1826. Histoire naturelle des principales productions de l’Europe méridionale et particulièrement de celles des environs de Nice et des Alpes maritimes vol. 5. F.-G. Levrault: Paris.

[TSH09] Titelius, M. A., A. Sampey & C. G. Hass. 2009. Crustaceans of Mermaid (Rowley Shoals), Scott and Seringapatam Reefs, north Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 77: 145–176.

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