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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChionoecetes opilio (O. Fabricius, 1788) 
AphiaID: 107315

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 editorBrachyura (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubrachyura (Section) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotremata (Subsection) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMajoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOregoniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChionoecetes (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChionoecetes Krøyer, 1838
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer opilio O. Fabricius, 1788
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChionoecetes behringianus Stimpson, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChionoecetes chilensis Streets, 1870
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeloplastus pallasi Gerstaecker, 1856
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 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnow crabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorqueen crab  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnøkrabbe  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnøkrabbe  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Norway
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorway (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorManicouagan [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (128 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (98 publications) 
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 (87 nucleotides; 48 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 regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Norway (Nation) : Shipping [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic to Gulf of Maine [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107315
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Türkay, Michael
2010-01-19 07:57:53Z  changed  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P. (2014). Chionoecetes opilio (O. Fabricius, 1788). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107315 on 2014-09-16
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