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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalappa hepatica (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 209501

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 editorCalappoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalappidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalappa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalappa Weber, 1795
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalappa spinosissima H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalappa tuberculosa Guérin, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalappe sandwichien Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842 (not available, not in Latin)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer hepatica Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer tuberculatus Herbst, 1785
Sources  basis of record Guinot, D. (1967). La Faune carcinologique (Crustacea Brachyura) de l'Ocean Indien Occidental et de la Mer Rouge. Catalogue, Remarques bibliographiques et biobliographie. Bull. Inst. Fondamental d'Afrique Noire (IFAN). 237-252. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmooth box crab  [details]
Hawaiian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpokipoki  [details]
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDurban [details]
Turkey
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTurkey (introduced: alien[details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndo-Pacific [details]
From other sources
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]
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 Pacific 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 editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (75 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 1 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
Note 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkey (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209501
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-07-18 10:07:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-02-25 15:57:43Z  changed  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P. (2014). Calappa hepatica (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209501 on 2014-10-22
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