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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarpilius convexus (Forskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 209150

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 editorCarpilioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarpiliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarpilius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarpilius Desmarest, 1823
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer adspersus Herbst, 1790
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer convexus Forskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer petraeus Herbst, 1801
Source  basis of record Galil, B. & M Vannini (1990). Research on the coast of Somalia: Xanthidae, Trapeziidae, Carpiliidae, Menippidae (Crustacea Brachyura). Tropical Zoology 3: 21-56. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorconvex reef crab  [details]
Hawaiian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkukuau  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
Red Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRed Sea [details]
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 editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRéunion Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
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 (73 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (28 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Decapod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tropical Indo-Pacific, also distributed in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In family 'Xanthidae' in Kalk (1958). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209150
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-07 07:51:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-14 06:49:43Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-01-19 07:57:53Z  changed  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P. (2014). Carpilius convexus (Forskål, 1775). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209150 on 2014-07-26
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