WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopograpsus messor (Forskål, 1775)

207536

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207536

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Tropical Indo-Pacific, also distributed in...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Tropical Indo-Pacific, also distributed in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]
Davie, P. (2010). Metopograpsus messor (Forskål, 1775). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207536 on 2017-11-19

Date
action
by
1997-02-13 09:54:01Z
created
2000-09-14 06:49:43Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-02-25 16:05:29Z
changed

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basis of record Hartnoll, R.G. (1975). The Grapsidae and Ocypodidae (Decapoda: Brachyura) of Tanzania. J. Zool. London 177, 305-328 [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEurycarcinus messor (Forskål)) Ruwa, R.K. (1989). Macrofaunal composition and zonation on sandy beaches at Gazi, Kanamai and Malindi Bay, Kenya. Kenya Journal of Sciences (Series B) 10 (1-2): 31-45 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Huang ZG. & Mak PMS. (1982). Studies on biofouling in Tolo Harbour. In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the first international marine biological workshop: The marine flora and fauna of Hong Kong and southern China. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. 2: pp 767-787.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Tropical Indo-Pacific, also distributed in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark A number of (eastern Indian Ocean?) records for this species were based on incorrectly identified material due to confusion with M. hukuhar (Owen 1839) and M. frontalis Miers 1880 (Al-Ghais & Cooper, 1996). [details]
 

Host of
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralamihi  [details]
Hawaiian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkūkūau  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorハシリイワガニ  [details]