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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodes maja (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 107205

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 editorAnomura (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodes (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodes Latreille, 1806
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCancer horridus Pennant, 1777
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCancer maja Linnaeus, 1758
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCancer spinosus Ascanius, 1776
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCancer spinosus amboinensis Seba, 1759
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorInachus maja Fabricius, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodes arctica Latreille, 1806
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodes dubius Brandt, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodes maia Samouelle, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodes maia Smith, 1879
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMaia vulgaris Bosc, 1802
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMaja eriocheles Lamarck, 1801
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorParthenope maja Fabricius, 1798
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortroldkrabbe  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorway king crabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornorthern stone crab  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrollkrabbe  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrollkrabbe  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrollkrabba  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsle of Man [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (23 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (71 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (11 nucleotides; 10 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Decapod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Greenland to Sandy Hook, to New Jersey [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Locally common, extending not further south than Isle of Man [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Lithodes maia [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Lithodes maja - dried
Lithodes maja - dried

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107205
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Türkay, Michael
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Lithodes maja (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107205 on 2014-08-22
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