Metatanais Shiino, 1952

Morales-Núñez, Andrés G., Pelleteri, Sara & Heard, Richard W., 2016, Two new paratanaid Tanaidacea (Crustacea: Malacostraca: Peracarida) from the Hawaiian Islands, with illustrated taxonomic keys, Zootaxa 4150 (4), pp. 467-492: 468

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Metatanais Shiino, 1952
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Genus Metatanais Shiino, 1952 

Diagnoses. See Shiino (1952: new genus and diagnosis); Błażewicz-Paszkowycz & Zemko (2009: genus diagnosis and remarks); and Bird (2015: remarks on genus, including subfamilial diagnosis). Type species. Metatanais cylindricus Shiino, 1952  .

Composition (four species). M. bipunctatus  ; Błażewicz-Paszkowycz & Zemko, 2009; M. cylindricus  ; M. progenitor Bird, 2015  ; M. spinipropodus  sp. nov.