WoRMS taxon details

Dardanus megistos (Herbst, 1804)

208700  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208700)

Cancer megistes Yap-Chiongco in Estampador, 1937 (misspelling and incorrect generic assignment)
Cancer megistos Herbst, 1804 (transferred to Pagurus by Olivier (1812))
Pagurus megistos (Herbst, 1804) (transferred to Dardanus by Rathbun (1907))
Not documented
Holotype  ZMB 2491, geounit East Indies  
Holotype ZMB 2491, geounit East Indies [details]
Lemaitre, R.; McLaughlin, P. (2021). World Paguroidea & Lomisoidea Database. Dardanus megistos (Herbst, 1804). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208700 on 2021-02-25
1997-04-14 10:21:13Z
2009-08-17 13:15:28Z

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original description  (of Pagurus spinimanus H. Milne Edwards, 1848) Milne Edwards, H. (1848). Note sur quelques nouvelles espèces du genre Pagure. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles Zoologie, Paris, ser. 3.</em> 10: 59-64. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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]   

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

additional source McLaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Rahayu, D.L. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. <em>The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology.</em> Suppl. 23: 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

Holotype ZMB 2491, geounit East Indies [details]
English white-spotted hermit crabwhitespotted hermitspotted hermit crab  [details]
German Weißpunkt-EinsiedlerkrebsWeißpunkteinsiedler  [details]
Japanese コモンヤドカリ  [details]
Pagurus punctulatus
 Pagurus punctulatus
[image from synonym]

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