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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharybdis (Charybdis) hellerii (A. Milne-Edwards, 1867) 
AphiaID: 107382

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 editorPortunoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortunidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalamitinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharybdis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharybdis (Charybdis) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharybdis (Charybdis) De Haan, 1833
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharybdis merengiensis (de Man)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharybdis merguiensis de Man, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniosoma hellerii A. Milne-Edwards, 1867
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 editorspiny hands  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 34 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 47 [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Belize
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelize (introduced: alien[details]
Brazil
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBrazil (introduced: alien[details]
Caribbean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCaribbean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Colombia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorColumbia (introduced: alien[details]
Cuba
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCuba (introduced: alien[details]
Cyprus
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCyprus (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of Mexico (introduced: alien[details]
Israel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIsrael (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Mediterranean [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Mozambique [details]
New Zealand
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNew Zealand (introduced: alien[details]
Palestinian Territory
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPalestinian Territory (introduced: alien[details]
Red Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRed Sea [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNatal [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBrazilian part of the South Atlantic Ocean (introduced: alien[details]
South Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (introduced: alien[details]
Venezuela
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorVenezuela (introduced: alien[details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNew Caledonia [details]
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[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 editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSyrian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Mozambique Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMayotte Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Caledonian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Decapod Collection 
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Brazilian part of the South Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Common to dominant [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in New Zealand (Nation) : One specimen collected in the sea-chest of a ship sampled in New Zealand. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Brazilian part of the South Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (IHO Sea Area) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Belize (Nation) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Cuba (Nation) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, but its impacts are not well-documented. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Israel (Nation) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, but its impacts are not well-documented. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (IHO Sea Area) : Charybdis hellerii was listed as 'invasive' in the Eastern Mediterranean, implying competition with native species (Zenetos et al. 2011). However no specific information on its impacts in this region. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Gulf of Mexico (IHO Sea Area) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, but its impacts are not well-documented. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (IHO Sea Area) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, but its impacts are not well-documented. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Belize (Nation) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, and a study from Twin Cays, Belize, shows that C. hellerrii may have displaced several species of native crustaceans from shallow-water habitats (Felder et al. 2010).  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Colombia (Nation) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, but its impacts are not well-documented. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Brazil (Nation) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, but its impacts are not well-documented. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Cyprus (Nation) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, but its impacts are not well-documented. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In United States (Nation) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, but its impacts are not well-documented. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Venezuela (Nation) : It is a potential predator and competitor of native crabs, but its impacts are not well-documented. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Palestinian Territory (Nation) : Shipping [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Brazilian part of the South Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Palestinian Territory (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Cuba (Nation) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins
Its introduction to the Western Atlantic was probably by ballast water.  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Colombia (Nation) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins
Its introduction to the Western Atlantic was probably by ballast water.  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Cyprus (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals
Lessepsian species which entered the Mediterranean Sea through the Suez Canal. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Israel (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals
Lessepsian species which entered the Mediterranean Sea through the Suez Canal. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Venezuela (Nation) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins
Its introduction to the Western Atlantic was probably by ballast water.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: from Maditerranean to Hawaii <420>. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Subgenus Charybdis [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107382
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Türkay, Michael
2007-06-12 14:12:52Z  checked  Fransen, Charles
2010-01-25 10:30:41Z  changed  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P.; Fransen, C. (2014). Charybdis (Charybdis) hellerii (A. Milne-Edwards, 1867). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107382 on 2014-08-29
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