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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypode ceratophthalmus (Pallas, 1772) 
AphiaID: 207578

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 editorOcypodoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypodidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypodinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypode (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypode Weber, 1795
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer caninus Herbst, 1782
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer ceratophthalmus Pallas, 1772
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypoda MacLeayana Hess, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypode brevicornis var. longicornuta Dana, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypode urvillei Guérin, 1829
Sources  basis of record Serene, R. (1977). Crustaces Hippides et Brachyoures des iles Sechelles. Rev. Zool. Af. 91(1):45-68. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhorned ghost crab  [details]
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Mozambique [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNatal [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndo-Pacific [details]
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBajuni Archipelago [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBender Mtoni [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGiumbo [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMogadishu [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSar Uanle  [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMaitland River [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRéunion Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSundays River [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Mozambique Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMayotte Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClipperton Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Polynesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWallis and Futuna Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Caledonian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (25 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (26 nucleotides; 26 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Decapod Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Sandy beaches. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark O. ceratophthalma in Taylor 1971 and Bouvier 1915. Date of authority given as 1872 in Hartnoll, 1975. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207578
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-13 09:54:01Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2004-02-26 12:10:23Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-02-25 16:05:29Z  changed  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P. (2014). Ocypode ceratophthalmus (Pallas, 1772). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207578 on 2014-07-25
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