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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortunus (Portunus) madagascariensis (Hoffmann, 1877) 
AphiaID: 208810

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 editorHeterotremata (Subsection) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortunoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortunidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortuninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortunus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortunus (Portunus) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortunus (Portunus) Weber, 1795
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCallinectes madagascariensis (Hoffman)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeptunus madagascariensis Hoffman, 1877
Sources  basis of record Crosnier, A. (1962). Faune de Madagascar. XVI Crustaces Decapodes: Portunidae. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [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]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Stephenson <420> lists this record from Crosnier with the synonymy of Callinectes madagascariensis (Hoffman). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208810
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-04-16 06:07:12Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
1998-09-01 15:04:55Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-01-19 07:57:53Z  changed  Davie, Peter
2011-01-06 15:34:15Z  changed  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P. (2014). Portunus (Portunus) madagascariensis (Hoffmann, 1877). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208810 on 2014-07-30
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