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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanes minutus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 107462

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 editorThoracotremata (Subsection) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrapsoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrapsidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanes (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanes Bowdich, 1825
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer cantonensis Linnaeus, 1747 (unavailable pre-1758 name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer minutus Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer pusillus Fabricius, 1775 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrapsus diris Costa, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrapsus pelagicus Say, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrapsus testudinum Roux, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNautilograpsus smithii MacLeay, 1838
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanes clypeatus Bowdich, 1825 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanes linnaeana Bell, 1845
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanes linnaeana Leach, in White, 1847 (nomen nudum)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanes testudinum (Roux, 1828)
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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColumbuskrabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColumbus krab  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum crabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf-weed crabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulfweed crabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf weed crab  [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
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWestern Cape [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAtlantic [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPacific Ocean [details]
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Celtic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Coast of Ireland [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Channel [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia (inaccurate[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 editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Ireland [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
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
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution south of Newfoundland to 11°N [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark 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]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Planes minutus
Planes minutus
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107462
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Türkay, Michael
2007-06-12 14:12:52Z  checked  Fransen, Charles
  
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  Citation: Fransen, C. (2014). Planes minutus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107462 on 2014-07-10
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