WoRMS taxon details

Chaceon quinquedens (Smith, 1879)

158407  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158407)

accepted
Species
marine
Distribution Nova Scotia to South Carolina  
Distribution Nova Scotia to South Carolina [details]
WoRMS (2018). Chaceon quinquedens (Smith, 1879). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158407 on 2018-04-26
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2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
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2010-02-25 15:57:43Z
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basis of record Pohle, G.W. (1990). A guide to decapod Crustacea from the Canadian Atlantic: Anomura and Brachyura. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Science. 1771. 29 p. [details]   

additional source Felder, D. L., F. Álvarez, J. W. Goy, & R. Lemaitre. Decapoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, with Comments on the Amphionidacea, Pp. 1019–1104. In: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas. [details]   

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

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Distribution Nova Scotia to South Carolina [details]

Habitat Found at depths of 66-2160 m in soft mud-clay based habitat. [details]

Importance Experimental - Commercial species [details]
 

LanguageName 
English red deep-sea crabred deepsea crabred crab [from synonym]  [details]
French crabe abyssal rouge  [details]
Chaceon quinquedens, 741 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2017. Identification from photograph by M. Wicksten and D. Amon.
 

Chaceon quinquedens, 812 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2017. Identification from photograph by M. Wicksten and D. Amon.