WoRMS taxon details

Panulirus versicolor (Latreille, 1804)

210359  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210359)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Note “Cette jolie espèce nous est arrivèe par...  
Type locality “Cette jolie espèce nous est arrivèe par la frègate le Naturaliste”, probably Mauritius and/or Timor [details]
Depth range in shallow water, from the sublittoral down to 15m depth, in coral reef areas, often on seaward edges of the reef plateau  
Depth range in shallow water, from the sublittoral down to 15m depth, in coral reef areas, often on seaward edges of the reef plateau [details]

Distribution Tropical Indo-Pacific, also distributed in Australia in Kalk (1958).  
Distribution Tropical Indo-Pacific, also distributed in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]
WoRMS (2018). Panulirus versicolor (Latreille, 1804). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210359 on 2018-06-18
Date
action
by
1997-06-07 07:51:36Z
created
2000-09-14 06:49:43Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2009-02-23 14:08:32Z
changed

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basis of record Fischer, W. & G. Bianchi (Eds.) (1984). FAO Species identification sheets For Fisheries Purposes: Western Indian Ocean. FAO, Rome. [details]   

additional source Holthuis, L.B. 1991. FAO species catalogue. Vol 13. Marine lobsters of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species of interest to fisheries known to date. FAO fisheries Synopsis. 125 (13):292 p. [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] 

context source (Introduced species) Fofonoff, P.W.; Ruiz, G.M.; Steves, B.; Carlton, J.T. (2014). National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System (NEMESIS), available online at http://invasions.si.edu/nemesis [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (HKRMS) ERM. (1998). Fisheries resources and fishing operations in Hong Kong waters. Final report. Submitted to Agriculture & Fisheries Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Type locality “Cette jolie espèce nous est arrivèe par la frègate le Naturaliste”, probably Mauritius and/or Timor [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species remark In United States part of the North Atlantic (Marine Region) : "We cannot conclusively say that P. versicolor has an established population in coastal Georgia waters". [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal In United States part of the North Atlantic (Marine Region) : Possible that it was released intentionally for religious groups or aquaria owners OR via ballast water from cargo ships docked nearby the site. [details]

From other sources
Depth range in shallow water, from the sublittoral down to 15m depth, in coral reef areas, often on seaward edges of the reef plateau [details]

Distribution Tropical Indo-Pacific, also distributed in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]
 

LanguageName 
Chinese huk paak mun lung ha  [details]
English striped crayfishporcelain crayfishpainted spiny lobsterpainted rock lobsterpainted crayfishmarine crayfish  [details]
Fijian uraudina  [details]
French langouste barrioléela porcelaine  [details]
Indonesian udang barong  [details]
Japanese ゴシキエビgoshiki-ise-ebigoshiki ebi  [details]
Malay (individual language) udang karang  [details]
Portuguese lagosta pintada  [details]
Sindhi kikat  [details]
Southern Balochi kikka  [details]
Spanish langosta colorete  [details]
Tagalog banangbanagan  [details]
Thai kun mangkon  [details]
Vietnamese tôm hum  [details]