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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja squinado (Herbst, 1788) 
AphiaID: 107350

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 editorMajidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMajinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaja Lamarck, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer cornutus Fabricius, 1787
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer squinado Herbst, 1788
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMaia squinado (misspelling of genus name)
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 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgërthia e madhe me gjëmba  [details]
Basque Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortxangurro  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcabra  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspinkrabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrote spinkrabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone spinkrabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgaber [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropese spinkrabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAugustineuskrab [from synonym]  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspiny crab [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspinous spider crabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspider crab [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon spider crab  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrabe araignéeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoraraignée de merUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoraraignee [from synonym]  [details]
Galician Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcentolo  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrosse Seespinne [from synonym]  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgranceola  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚαβουρομάνα  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsantola [from synonym]  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcentolloUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcentolla [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspindelkrabba [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Mediterranean [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tunisia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunis [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Atlantic [details]
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Coast [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBredene [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Haan [details]
Cape Verde
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Channel [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Coast of France [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalais [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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Gabès [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKerkennah Islands [details]
Namibia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNamibia [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanaries [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verdean 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 editorNorth East Atlantic [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 editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Senegal
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDakar [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHann [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOuakam [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSoumbedioune [details]
Spain
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCadaques [details]
Tunisia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBizerte Lagoon [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of England [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Scotland [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGibraltar [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMoroccan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBIOTIC 
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 (33 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (244 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (39 nucleotides; 22 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 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 editorDistribution abundant on west and south-west British coasts, less common in the North Sea. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107350
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Türkay, Michael
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Maja squinado (Herbst, 1788). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107350 on 2014-10-31
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