Xylocheles Forest, 1987,

Komai, Tomoyuki & Chan, Tin-Yam, 2016, “ Symmetrical ” hermit crabs of the family Pylochelidae (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura) collected by the “ BIOPAPUA ” and “ PAPUA NIUGINI ” expeditions in the Papua New Guinea, with descriptions of two new species, Zootaxa 4088 (3), pp. 301-328: 308

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Xylocheles Forest, 1987
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Genus Xylocheles Forest, 1987 

Remarks. Xylocheles  was originally established as a subgenus of Pylocheles  by Forest (1987a), but subsequently raised to a full genus by McLaughlin & Lemaitre (2009). One species, X. macrops  , is recorded from the study areas.