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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja Lamarck, 1801 
AphiaID: 106909

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEucarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecapoda (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPleocyemata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachyura (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubrachyura (Section) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotremata (Subsection) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMajoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMajidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMajinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer squinado Herbst, 1788 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMajinae Samouelle, 1819
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaia Lamarck, 1801 (incorrect spelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMamaia Stebbing, 1904 (junior objective synonym by ICZN, Opinion 511)
Sources  basis of record Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 284-292 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Chorinus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Chorinus) longispinus De Haan, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrismatopus longispinus (De Haan, 1839)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Dione)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Dione) affinis De Haan, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizophrys aspera (H. Milne Edwards, 1834)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Huenia)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Huenia) elongata De Haan, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHuenia heraldica (De Haan, 1837)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Huenia) heraldica De Haan, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHuenia heraldica (De Haan, 1837)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Huenia) proteus De Haan, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHuenia heraldica (De Haan, 1837)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Paramithrax)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Paramithrax) edwardsii De Haan, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptomithrax edwardsii (De Haan, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja africana Griffin & Tranter, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja bisarmata Rathbun, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja brachydactyla Balss, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja capensis Ortmann, 1894
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja compressipes (Miers, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja confragosa Griffin & Tranter, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja crispata Risso, 1827
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja erinacea de Ninni, 1924
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja gibba Alcock, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja goltziana d’Oliveira, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja gracilipes Chen & Ng, 1999
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja japonica Rathbun, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja kominatoensis (Kubo, 1936)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja linapacanensis Rathbun, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja miersii Walker, 1887
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja nagashimaensis Sakai, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja sakaii Takeda & Miyake, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja spinigera (De Haan, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja squinado (Herbst, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja suluensis Rathbun, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja tuberculata De Haan, 1839

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja brevispinosis Dai, 1981 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja compressipes (Miers, 1879)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMaja camtschatica Tilesius, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalithodes camtschaticus (Tilesius, 1815)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMaja eriocheles Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodes maja (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja gigantea Baudouin, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja brachydactyla Balss, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja kaempferi Temminck, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocheira kaempferi (Temminck, 1836)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja nipponensis Sakai, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja japonica Rathbun, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja rosselii Audouin, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomicippe rosselii (Audouin, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja verrucosa Milne Edwards accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaia verrucosa H. Milne Edwards, 1834
Environment marine
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106909
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Türkay, Michael
2005-03-24 08:41:58Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2009-12-16 08:58:17Z  checked  Davie, Peter
2011-01-19 07:58:39Z  changed  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P. (2014). Maja Lamarck, 1801. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106909 on 2014-07-31
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