WoRMS taxon details

Planes minutus (Linnaeus, 1758)

107462  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107462)

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(of Cancer minutus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Restricted to the Atlantic Ocean (Chace, 1951; Crosnier, 1965; Holthuis, 1977) <153>. According to Bouvier 1915 <204> travels over all oceans...  
Description Restricted to the Atlantic Ocean (Chace, 1951; Crosnier, 1965; Holthuis, 1977) <153>. According to Bouvier 1915 <204> travels over all oceans attached to floating debris. [details]

Distribution south of Newfoundland to 11°N  
Distribution south of Newfoundland to 11°N [details]

Distribution Associated with floating 'Gulf Weed' (Sargassum spp.), pieces of which are occasionally cast ashore on European coasts from...  
Distribution Associated with floating 'Gulf Weed' (Sargassum spp.), pieces of which are occasionally cast ashore on European coasts from the Channel coasts to Portugal and Mediterranean. Native in Sargasso Sea, Florida Straits. [details]
WoRMS (2020). Planes minutus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107462 on 2020-10-20
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description  (of Varuna atlantica Melliss, 1875) Melliss, J.C. (1875). St. Helena: A Physical, Historical, and Topographical Description of the Island, including its Geology, Fauna, Flora, and Meteorology. The Botanical Plates From Original Drawings by Mrs. J. C. Melliss. L. Reeve & Co., London, xiv + 426 pp., 56 pls. , available online at http://www.bweaver.nom.sh/j_melliss/jmelliss-pt3.htm [details]   

original description  (of Cancer minutus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Grapsus diris O.G. Costa, 1853 [in O.G. Costa & A. Costa, 1838-1871]) Costa O. G. (1838-1873). Fauna del Regno di Napoli ossia enumerazione di tutti gli animali che abitano le diverse regioni di questo regno e le acque che le bagnano contenente la descrizione de nuovi o poco esattamente conosciuti con figure ricavate da originali viventi e dipinte al naturale. Animali molli. Napoli, Azzolino & Compagno. [325 pp. with each chapter paginated separately, 42 pl. also numbered separately according to chapters]., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/dms/load/toc/?PID=PPN62065239X [details]   

original description  (of Grapsus pelagicus Say, 1818) Say, T. (1818). Observations on some of the animals described in the account of the Crustacea of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 1(2): 442-444. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Grapsus testudinum P. Roux, 1828 [in Roux, 1828-1830]) Roux, P. (1828-1830). Crustacés de la Méditerranée et de son littoral. Paris.176pp., pls. 1-45. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9283448 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Nautilograpsus angustatus Stimpson, 1858) Stimpson, W. (1858). Prodromus descriptionis animalium evertebratorum, quae in Expeditione ad Oceanum Pacificum Septentrionalem, a Republica Federata missa, Cadwaladaro Ringgold et Johanne Rodgers Ducibus, observavit et descripsit. Pars V. Crustacea Ocypodoidea. <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 10: 93–110. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Nautilograpsus major MacLeay, 1838) MacLeay, W.S. (1838). On the Brachyurous Decapod Crustacea. Brought from the Cape by Dr. Smith. In: Smith, A. (ed.), Illustrations of the Zoology of South Africa; consisting chiefly of Figures and Descriptions of the Objects of Natural History Collected during an Expedition into the Interior of South Africa, in the Years 1834, 1835, and 1836; fitted out by “The Cape of Good Hope Association for Exploring Central Africa”. Published under the Authority of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury, London, pp. i–iv + 53–71, Pls. 2, 3.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Nautilograpsus smithii MacLeay, 1838) MacLeay, W.S. (1838). On the Brachyurous Decapod Crustacea. Brought from the Cape by Dr. Smith. In: Smith, A. (ed.), Illustrations of the Zoology of South Africa; consisting chiefly of Figures and Descriptions of the Objects of Natural History Collected during an Expedition into the Interior of South Africa, in the Years 1834, 1835, and 1836; fitted out by “The Cape of Good Hope Association for Exploring Central Africa”. Published under the Authority of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury, London, pp. i–iv + 53–71, Pls. 2, 3.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Planes linnaeana Bell, 1845 [in Bell, 1844-1853]) Bell, T. (1844-1853). A History of the British Stalk-Eyed Crustacea. John van Voorst, London, lxv + 386 pp.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Planes clypeatus Bowdich, 1825) Bowdich, T.E. (1825). Excursions in Madeira and Porto Santo, During the Autumn of 1823, While on His Third Voyage to Africa. To Which is Added, by Mrs. Bowdich, I. A Narrative of the Continuance of the Voyages to Its Completion, Together With the Subsequent Occurrences from Mr. Bowdich's Arrival in Africa to the Period of His Death. II. A Description of the English Settlements on the River Gambia. III. Appendix: Containing Zoological and Botanical Descriptions, and Translations from the Arabic. Illustrated by Sections, Views, Costumes, and Zoological Figures. George B. Whittaker, London, xii + 278 pp., 12 pls. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14473187 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 284-292 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Pohle, G.W. (1990). A guide to decapod Crustacea from the Canadian Atlantic: Anomura and Brachyura. <em>Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Science.</em> 1771. 29 p. [details]   

additional source Vannini, M. (1976). Researches on the coast of Somalia. The shore and the Dune of Sar Uanle. 10. Sandy Beach Decapods. Monitore Zoologico Italiano NS Supplemento VIII 10: 255-286 [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Adema, J.P.H.M. (1991). De krabben van Nederland en Belgie (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura) [The crabs of the Netherlands and Belgium (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura)]. <em>Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum: Leiden, The Netherlands.</em> ISBN 90-73239-02-8. 244 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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From other sources
Description Restricted to the Atlantic Ocean (Chace, 1951; Crosnier, 1965; Holthuis, 1977) <153>. According to Bouvier 1915 <204> travels over all oceans attached to floating debris. [details]

Distribution south of Newfoundland to 11°N [details]

Distribution Associated with floating 'Gulf Weed' (Sargassum spp.), pieces of which are occasionally cast ashore on European coasts from the Channel coasts to Portugal and Mediterranean. Native in Sargasso Sea, Florida Straits. [details]

Remark Five Planes minutus were beached on a floating object on the Belgian coast on 2001-09-15

Carapax width of males: 20 and 23 mm
Carapax width of females: 19, 21 en 24 mm
 [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch ColumbuskrabColumbus krab  [details]
English Sargassum crabGulf-weed crabGulfweed crabGulf weed crabflotsam crabColumbus' crabColumbus crab  [details]
French crabe menucrabe flotteur [from synonym]  [details]
German Kolumbuskrabbe  [details]
Hawaiian hihi-wai [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese オキナガレガニ [from synonym]  [details]
To MNHN Type collection (IU-2000-3450)
To MNHN Type collec...
[hosted externally; from synonym]