Registered 23,191 species  (Collections:373,756; Observations:74,544; Other records:5,869)
Classification : Eukarya - Opisthokonta - Animalia - Arthropoda - Crustacea - Malacostraca - Eumalacostraca - Eucarida - Decapoda - Dendrobranchiata - Penaeoidea - Benthesicymidae
真核生物ドメイン - Opisthokonta - 動物界 - 節足動物門 - 甲殻亜門 - 軟甲綱 - 真軟甲亜綱 - ホンエビ上目 - 十脚目 - 根鰓亜目 - クルマエビ上科 - オヨギチヒロエビ科

Genus Benthesicymus   Spence Bate, 1881     ソコチヒロエビ属

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De Grave, S., Pentcheff, N. D., Ahyong, S. T., Chan, T.-Y., Crandall, K. A., Dworschak, P. C., Felder, D. L., Feldmann, R. M., Fransen, C. H. J. M., Goulding, L. Y. D., Lemaitre, R., Low, M. E., Martin, J. W., Ng, P. K. L., Schweitzer, C. E., Tan, S. H., Tshudy, D. and R. Wetzer (2009) A classification of living and fossil genera of decapod crustaceans. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 21, 1-109. 
Hayashi, K.-I. (1992) Dendrobranchiata Crustaceans from Japanese Waters. Seibutsu Kenkyusha, Tokyo. 300 pp. (in Japanese). 
Japan Oceanographic Data Center (2002) JODC taxonomic code of marine organisms (plankton). 2001 edition. In: Marine Organisms Data, accessed through 
Miyake, S. (1982) Japanese Crustacean Decapods and Stomatopods in Color, Vol. I. Macrura, Anomura and Stomatopoda. Hoikusha, Osaka, 261 pp. (in Japanese). 
Sakaji, H. (2001) Deep-Sea Shrimps and Lobsters of Tosa Bay and Hyuga-nada, Pacific Coast of Southern Japan, Collected by R/V Kotaka-maru and Tansei-maru 1997-2000 Cruises. National Science Museum Monographs, Tokyo 20: 199-216. 
Spence Bate, C. (1881) On the Penaeidea. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 5, 5(8), 169-196.