WoRMS taxon details

Calocarcinus africanus Calman, 1909

211051  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211051)

accepted
Species
marine
Distribution Only known from three syntypes, collected from a depth of 1100 m 'between Aden and Zanzibar', and from seven specimens from...  
Distribution Only known from three syntypes, collected from a depth of 1100 m 'between Aden and Zanzibar', and from seven specimens from Indonesia [details]
WoRMS (2018). Calocarcinus africanus Calman, 1909. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211051 on 2018-05-28
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1997-12-30 13:34:44Z
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2010-02-25 15:57:43Z
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basis of record Serene, R. (1984). Crustaces Decapodes Brachyoures de l'Ocean Indien et de la Mer Rouge. Xanthoidea: Xanthidae et Trapeziidae. Editions Orstom. Collection Faune Tropicale No. 24. [details]   

additional source Webber, W.R.; Fenwick, G.D.; Bradford-Grieve, J.M.; Eagar S.G.; Buckeridge, J.S.; Poore, G.C.B.; Dawson, E.W.; Watling, L.; Jones, J.B.; Wells, J.B.J.; Bruce, N.L.; Ahyong, S.T.; Larsen, K.; Chapman, M.A.; Olesen, J.; Ho, J.; Green, J.D.; Shiel, R.J.; Rocha, C.E.F.; Lörz, A.; Bird, G.J.; Charleston, W.A. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Crustacea: shrimps, crabs, lobsters, barnacles, slaters, and kin, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 98-232. [details]   

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

From other sources
Distribution Only known from three syntypes, collected from a depth of 1100 m 'between Aden and Zanzibar', and from seven specimens from Indonesia [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]