WoRMS taxon details

Ocypode quadrata (Fabricius, 1787)

158432  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158432)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Cancer quadratus J.C. Fabricius, 1787) Fabricius, J. C. (1787). Mantissa Insectorum Sistens Eorum Species Nuper Detectas Adjectis Characteribus Genericis Differentiis Specificis, Emendationibus, Observationibus. Tome I. Hafniae: Christ. Gottl. Proft. xvi + 348 pp. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12058315 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Depth range Intertidal  
Depth range Intertidal [details]

Distribution Virginian, south side of Cape Cod, extending northward of the subprovince limit.  
Distribution Virginian, south side of Cape Cod, extending northward of the subprovince limit. [details]
WoRMS (2021). Ocypode quadrata (Fabricius, 1787). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158432 on 2021-12-05
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original description  (of Cancer quadratus J.C. Fabricius, 1787) Fabricius, J. C. (1787). Mantissa Insectorum Sistens Eorum Species Nuper Detectas Adjectis Characteribus Genericis Differentiis Specificis, Emendationibus, Observationibus. Tome I. Hafniae: Christ. Gottl. Proft. xvi + 348 pp. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12058315 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Monolepis inermis Say, 1817 [in Say, 1817-1818]) Say, T. (1817-1818). An account of the Crustacea of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 1(1):57-63, 65-80 (pl.), 97-101, 155-169 (1817); 1(2): 235-253, 313-319, 374-401, 423-441 (1818)., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/part/244401#/summary [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Ocypode albicans Bosc, 1801) Bosc, L.A.G. (1801). Histoire naturelle des Crustacés, contenant leur description et leurs moeurs; avec figures dessinées d'après nature. Tome premier. Deterville, Paris, 258 pp., pls. 1–8.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Bermuda) Sterrer, W. (1986). Marine fauna and flora of Bermuda: a systematic guide to the identification of marine organisms. Wiley-Interscience Publication. Wiley, 742 pp [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Felder, D. L., Álvarez. F.,Goy, J.W. & Lemaitre, R. (2009). Decapoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, with comments on the Amphionidacea,. <em>Felder, D.L., and Camp, D.K. (eds), Gulf of Mexico - Origins, Waters, and Biota. Vol. 1. Biodiversity.</em> Pp. 1019–1104 (Texas A&M University Press: College Station, Texas)., available online at http://biogomx.net/sites/default/files/pdfs/chapters/59-Felder%20et%20al%202009-Decapoda%20of%20the%20GoMx.pdf [details]   

additional source Shih, H.-T.; Ng, P. K. L.; Davie, P. J. F.; Schubart, C. D.; Türkay, M.; Naderloo, R.; Jones, D. S.; Liu, M.-Y. (2016). Systematics of the family Ocypodidae Rafinesque, 1815 (Crustacea: Brachyura), based on phylogenetic relationships, with a reorganization of subfamily rankings and a review of the taxonomic status of <em>Uca </em>Leach, 1814, sensu lato and its subgenera. <em>Raffles Bulletin of Zoology.</em> 64: 139-175. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Depth range Intertidal [details]

Distribution Virginian, south side of Cape Cod, extending northward of the subprovince limit. [details]

Habitat Soft bottom (mud or sand) [details]
LanguageName 
English ghost crabAtlantic ghost crab  [details]
German Westatlantische ReiterkrabbeAtlantische Reiterkrabbe  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Ocypode quadrata USNM 126945)
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