WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja Lamarck, 1801

106909

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accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer squinado Herbst, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja squinado (Herbst, 1788) (type by subsequent designation)
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)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeria Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833 (incorrect spelling)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Chorinus)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Dione)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Huenia)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Maja)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Paramithrax)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja brachydactyla Balss, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja crispata Risso, 1827
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja squinado (Herbst, 1788)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja africana Griffin & Tranter, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSakaija africana (Griffin & Tranter, 1986)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja bisarmata Rathbun, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRathbunaja bisarmata (Rathbun, 1916)
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 Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja capensis Ortmann, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja compressipes (Miers, 1879) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvimaja compressipes (Miers, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja confragosa Griffin & Tranter, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcomaja confragosa (Griffin & Tranter, 1986)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja erinacea Ninni, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja crispata Risso, 1827
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 gibba Alcock, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamaja gibba (Alcock, 1895)
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 goltziana d'Oliveira, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomaja goltziana (d'Oliveira, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja gracilipes Chen & Ng, 1999 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcomaja gracilipes (Chen & Ng, 1999)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja japonica Rathbun, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSakaija japonica (Rathbun, 1932)
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 kominatoensis (Kubo, 1936) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamaja kominatoensis Kubo, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja linapacanensis Rathbun, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvimaja compressipes (Miers, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja miersii Walker, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolthuija miersii (Walker, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja nagashimaensis T. Sakai, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcomaja nagashimaensis (T. Sakai, 1969)
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 sakaii Takeda & Miyake, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSakaija sakaii (Takeda & Miyake, 1969)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja spinigera (De Haan, 1837) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamaya spinigera (De Haan, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja suluensis Rathbun, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolthuija suluensis (Rathbun, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja tuberculata De Haan, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja squinado (Herbst, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja verrucosa Milne Edwards accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaia verrucosa H. Milne Edwards, 1834
marine
Davie, P.; Türkay, M. (2011). Maja. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106909 on 2017-11-18

Date
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by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2005-03-24 08:41:58Z
changed
2009-12-16 08:58:17Z
checked
2011-01-19 07:58:39Z
changed

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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]   

additional source Adema, J.P.H.M. (1991). De krabben van Nederland en Belgie (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura) [The crabs of the Netherlands and Belgium (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura)]. Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum: Leiden, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-73239-02-8. 244 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMamaia Stebbing, 1904) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMamaia Stebbing, 1904) Barnard, K.H. (1950). Descriptive catalogue of South African decapod Crustacea (crabs and shrimps). Annals of the South African Museum. 38: 1-837. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 



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