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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomarus capensis (Herbst, 1792) 
AphiaID: 246319

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 editorMacrura Reptantia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstacidea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephropoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephropidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomarus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (secondary synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomarinus capensis (Herbst, 1792)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomarus Weber, 1795
Source 
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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape lobster  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhomard du Cap  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbogavante del Cabo  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Cape of Good Hope [details]
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 47 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (24 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Shallow coastal waters, rock pools, etc. The extreme rarity of the species is the cause that very little is known about its habitat and biology. Old records, reporting that it is found in fresh water, are definitely incorrect [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246319
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-09-11 11:50:17Z  created  Vandepitte, Leen
2009-02-24 11:29:24Z  changed  Chan, Tin-Yam
  
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  Citation: Chan, T. (2014). Homarus capensis. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246319 on 2014-09-15
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