WoRMS taxon details

Dardanus megistos (Herbst, 1804)

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

accepted
Species
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))
marine
Not documented
Holotype  ZMB 2491, locality East Indies  
Holotype ZMB 2491, locality East Indies [details]
Lemaitre, R.; McLaughlin, P. (2018). 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 2018-06-23
Date
action
by
1997-04-14 10:21:13Z
created
2009-08-17 13:15:28Z
changed

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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. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (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. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofPagurus megistos (Herbst, 1804)) Barnard, K.H. (1950). Descriptive catalogue of South African decapod Crustacea (crabs and shrimps). Annals of the South African Museum. 38: 1-837. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofDardanus jordani Schmitt, 1921) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (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. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofCancer megistos Herbst, 1804) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (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. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofPagurus punctulatus Miers, 1879) Mclaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Listyo, R. (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. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No 23, 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype ZMB 2491, locality East Indies [details]
 

LanguageName 
English whitespotted hermit  [details]
Japanese コモンヤドカリ  [details]