WoRMS taxon details

Metanephrops andamanicus (Wood-Mason, 1892)

220230  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220230)

Not documented
Holotype  ZSI 5812/10, geounit Andaman Sea...  
Holotype ZSI 5812/10, geounit Andaman Sea (Investigator station 115) [details]
WoRMS (2018). Metanephrops andamanicus (Wood-Mason, 1892). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220230 on 2018-08-16
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2009-02-23 14:08:32Z
2011-01-12 08:51:59Z

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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] 

basis of record  (ofNephrops andamanicus Wood-Mason, 1892) 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]   

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  Containing type locality 

Holotype ZSI 5812/10, geounit Andaman Sea (Investigator station 115) [details]
From other sources
Habitat Depth range from 250 to 750 m, but mostly between 300 and 450 m. Substrate of hard mud; the species possibly lives in burrows. [details]

English andaman lobster  [details]
French langoustine andamane  [details]
Spanish cigala de Andamán  [details]