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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasesarma obesum (Dana, 1851) 
AphiaID: 246198

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 editorThoracotremata (Subsection) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrapsoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSesarmidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasesarma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasesarma H. Milne Edwards, 1853
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolometopus obesus (Dana, 1851)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasesarma granularis Heller, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasesarma rousseauxi H. Milne Edwards, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasesarma rugulosa Heller, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSesarma obesum Dana, 1851
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSesarma rousseauxi
Source  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolometopus obesus (Dana, 1851)) Hartnoll, R.G. (1975). The Grapsidae and Ocypodidae (Decapoda: Brachyura) of Tanzania. J. Zool. London 177, 305-328 [details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorCentral Pacific Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Polynesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246198
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2007-09-11 07:40:03Z  created  Fransen, Charles
2010-01-19 07:57:53Z  changed  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P.; Fransen, C. (2014). Metasesarma obesum (Dana, 1851). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246198 on 2014-04-18
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