WoRMS taxon details

Callinectes Stimpson, 1860

106921  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106921)

accepted
Genus
Callinectes sapidus Rathbun, 1896 (type by subsequent designation)
Species Callinectes affinis Fausto Filho, 1980
Species Callinectes amnicola (Rochebrune, 1883)
Species Callinectes arcuatus Ordway, 1863
Species Callinectes bellicosus Stimpson, 1859
Species Callinectes bocourti A. Milne-Edwards, 1879
Species Callinectes danae Smith, 1869
Species Callinectes diacanthus
Species Callinectes exasperatus (Gerstaecker, 1856)
Species Callinectes gladiator Benedict, 1893
Species Callinectes marginatus (A. Milne-Edwards, 1861)
Species Callinectes ornatus Ordway, 1863
Species Callinectes pallidus (Rochebrune, 1883)
Species Callinectes rathbunae Contreras, 1930
Species Callinectes sapidus Rathbun, 1896
Species Callinectes similis Williams, 1966
Species Callinectes toxotes Ordway, 1863

Species Callinectes alcocki P. S. Chen, 1933 accepted as Scylla tranquebarica (Fabricius, 1798)
Species Callinectes alexandri Rathbun, 1907 accepted as Portunus (Portunus) sanguinolentus sanguinolentus (Herbst, 1783)
Species Callinectes dubia Kingsley, 1879 accepted as Callinectes arcuatus Ordway, 1863
Species Callinectes humphreyi H. G. Jones, 1968 accepted as Callinectes ornatus Ordway, 1863
Species Callinectes larvatus Ordway, 1863 accepted as Callinectes marginatus (A. Milne-Edwards, 1861)
Species Callinectes latimanus Rathbun, 1897 accepted as Callinectes amnicola (Rochebrune, 1883)
Species Callinectes madagascariensis (Hoffman) accepted as Portunus (Portunus) madagascariensis (Hoffmann, 1874)
Species Callinectes maracaiboensis Taissoun, 1972 accepted as Callinectes bocourti A. Milne-Edwards, 1879
Species Callinectes nitidus A. Milne-Edwards, 1879 accepted as Callinectes arcuatus Ordway, 1863
Species Callinectes ochoterenai Contreras, 1930 accepted as Callinectes bellicosus Stimpson, 1859
Species Callinectes platei P. S. Chen, 1933 accepted as Scylla tranquebarica (Fabricius, 1798)
Species Callinectes pleuriticus Ordway, 1863 accepted as Callinectes arcuatus Ordway, 1863
Species Callinectes tumidus Ordway, 1863 accepted as Callinectes exasperatus (Gerstaecker, 1856)
marine
WoRMS (2018). Callinectes Stimpson, 1860. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106921 on 2018-02-20
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
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2011-01-17 12:52:43Z
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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 Stephenson, W. (1972). An annotated checklist and key to the Indo-Pacific swimming crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda: Portunidae). Royal Society of New Zealand Bulletin No. 10. [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]   
From other sources
Remark Seven species of this genus occur in America and in Western Africa. The only species described from Indo-West Pacific is based on the holotype only, which is since lost <420>. [details]
 



LanguageName 
Japanese アオガザミ  [details]
Callinectes sapidus
 Callinectes sapidus
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Callinectes sapidus
 Callinectes sapidus
[image from typetaxon]

Callinectes sapidus
 Callinectes sapidus
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