WoRMS taxon details

Lithodes maja (Linnaeus, 1758)

107205  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107205)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofCancer maja Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Distribution West Greenland to Sandy Hook, to New Jersey  
Distribution West Greenland to Sandy Hook, to New Jersey [details]

Distribution Locally common, extending not further south than Isle of Man  
Distribution Locally common, extending not further south than Isle of Man [details]
WoRMS (2018). Lithodes maja (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107205 on 2018-06-21
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original description  (ofCancer maja Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

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 Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Pohle, G.W. (1990). A guide to decapod Crustacea from the Canadian Atlantic: Anomura and Brachyura. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Science. 1771. 29 p. [details]   

additional source Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source d'Udekem d'Acoz, C. (1999). Inventory and distribution of the decapod crustaceans from the northeastern Atlantic, the Mediterranean and the adjacent continental waters north of 25°N. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 40. Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle. Paris. ISBN 2-86515-114-10. X, 383 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofCancer maja Linnaeus, 1758) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofCancer horridus Pennant, 1777) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofCancer spinosus Ascanius, 1776) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofCancer spinosus amboinensis Seba, 1759) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofParthenope maja Fabricius, 1798) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofInachus maja Fabricius, 1798) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofMaja eriocheles Lamarck, 1801) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofLithodes arctica Latreille, 1806) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofLithodes dubius Brandt, 1848) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofLithodes maia Samouelle, 1819) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofLithodes maia Smith, 1879) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofMaia vulgaris Bosc, 1802) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution West Greenland to Sandy Hook, to New Jersey [details]

From other sources
Distribution Locally common, extending not further south than Isle of Man [details]

Habitat bathyal and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Spelling Lithodes maia [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish troldkrabbe  [details]
Dutch Augustinuskrab  [details]
English stone king crabNorway king crabnorthern stone crab  [details]
French crabe royal de roche  [details]
German nördliche Steinkrabbe  [details]
Japanese カルイシガニ [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål trollkrabbe  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk trollkrabbe  [details]
Swedish trollkrabba  [details]