WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus O.F. Müller, 1785

150512  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:150512)

accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus polyphemus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus albus Bosc, 1802 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus polyphemus (Linnaeus, 1758) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus americanus Leach, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus polyphemus (Linnaeus, 1758) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus cyclops Fabricius, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus polyphemus (Linnaeus, 1758) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus gigas O.F. Müller, 1785 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachypleus gigas (O. F. Müller, 1785) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus heterodactylus Latreille, 1802 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachypleus gigas (O. F. Müller, 1785) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus latreilli Leach, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachypleus gigas (O. F. Müller, 1785) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus longispina van der Hoeven, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachypleus tridentatus (Leach, 1819) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus macleaii Leach, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachypleus gigas (O. F. Müller, 1785) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus moluccanus Latreille, 1802 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachypleus gigas (O. F. Müller, 1785) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus occidentalis Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus polyphemus (Linnaeus, 1758) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus rotundicauda Latreille, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcinoscorpius rotundicauda (Latreille, 1802) (Basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus sowerbii Leach, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus polyphemus (Linnaeus, 1758) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus tridentatus Leach, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachypleus tridentatus (Leach, 1819) (transferred by Pocock, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimulus viriscens Latreille, 1806 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachypleus gigas (O. F. Müller, 1785) (listed as synonym by Dunlop et al., 2012)
marine
Boxshall, G. (2013). Limulus O.F. Müller, 1785. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=150512 on 2017-12-13

Date
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2005-04-04 08:20:42Z
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2010-02-19 16:39:15Z
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2013-02-04 11:09:20Z
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basis of record Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorXiphosura Gronovius, 1764) Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorXiphosura Gronovius, 1764) Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request]