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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomarus gammarus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 107253

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 editorMacrura Reptantia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstacidea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephropoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephropidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomarus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomarus gammarus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomarus Weber, 1795
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer gammarus Linnaeus, 1758 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomarus vulgaris H. Milne Edwards, 1837 (primary synonym)
Sources  original description 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://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlangustaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhomariUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgaforrja e madhe europiane  [details]
Arabic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsaratan il bahr  [details]
Berber languages Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortaroucht  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorllangantUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorllamàntol  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhummer  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzeekreeftUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNoordzeekreeftUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropese zeekreeft  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlobsterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean lobsterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon lobster  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhomard EuropéenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhomard  [details]
Galician Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlumbrigante  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropäischer hummer  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlupo di mareUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlupicanteUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorelefante di mareUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorastice  [details]
Ligurian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorleguban  [details]
Maltese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorliunfant  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΑστακοκαραβίδαUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorastakós  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhummer  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhummer  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhummar  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornaveganteUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlavaganteUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlabugante  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoromar  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhomarUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbogavanteUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorabacanto  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhummer  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstacozUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoristakoz  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Marstrand [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Black Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBlack Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Morocco
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMorocco [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Atlantic [details]
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Panne [details]
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
Norwegian Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLofoten Islands [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 27 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 34 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 37 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMoroccan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicothoe astaci Audouin & Edwards, 1826 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
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 (31 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (92 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 FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (66 nucleotides; 80 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
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
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Continental shelf between 0 and 150 m depth; usually not deeper than 50 m. Found on hard substrates: rock or hard mud. The animals are nocturnal and territorial, living in holes or crevices. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107253
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Türkay, Michael
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Homarus gammarus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107253 on 2014-12-19
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