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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcinus elegans (H. Milne Edwards, 1836) 
AphiaID: 208679

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 editorAnomura (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaguroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiogenidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcinus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcinus Dana, 1851
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagurus decorus Randall, 1840 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagurus elegans H. Milne Edwards, 1836 (transferred to Calcinus by Dana (1852))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagurus fasciatus Bell, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagurus pictus Owen, 1839 (junior synonym)
Sources  basis of record Reay, P.J. & J. Haig (1990). Coastal hermit crabs (Decapoda: Anomura) from Kenya, with a review and key to East African species. Bulletin of Marine Science 46(3): 578-589 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorelegant hermit  [details]
Distribution 
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRéunion Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNHN Pg 1934, locality New Guinea (New Ireland) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (154 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (48 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (153 nucleotides; 151 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Decapod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208679
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-04-14 10:21:13Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2009-08-17 13:15:28Z  changed  McLaughlin, Patsy
  
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  Citation: McLaughlin, P. (2014). Calcinus elegans (H. Milne Edwards, 1836). In: Lemaitre, R.; McLaughlin, P. (2014) World Paguroidea & Lomisoidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208679 on 2014-09-23
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