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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchistus custos (Forskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 210559

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 editorCaridea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalaemonoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalaemonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontoniinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchistus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchistus Borradaile, 1898
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchistia aurantiaca Dana, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchistus inermis (Miers)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer custos Forskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarpilius inermis Miers, 1884
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontonia inflata H. Milne Edwards, 1840 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontonia pinnae Ortmann, 1894
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontonia spinax Dawydoff, 1952
Sources  basis of record 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]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndo-Pacific [details]
From other sources
Australia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Australia [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorQueensland [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Indian Ocean
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]
Maldives
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMaledives [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAndaman and Nicobar Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanesia [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Caledonia [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 (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Shrimp Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Common in Pinna muricata L. and P. bicolor Chemnitz <120>. Also in Yemen, Persian Gulf, Andaman and Nicobars (Bruce, pers comm <350>) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210559
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-04-15 07:05:55Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
1998-07-28 16:32:38Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-09-09 15:15:28Z  changed  De Grave, Sammy
  
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  Citation: De Grave, S. (2014). Anchistus custos (Forskål, 1775). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210559 on 2014-10-21
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