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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrochirus diogenes (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 368346

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > 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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleocyemata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomura (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaguroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiogenidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrochirus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrochirus diogenes (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrochirus Stimpson, 1858
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer diogenes Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer bahamensis Herbst, 1971 (transferred to Petrochirus by Benedict (1901) )
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer diogenes Linnaeus, 1758 (Composite species based on description by Brown (1756), which referred in part to an east American species of Petrochirus and one or more Indo-Pacific species of Coenobita. Linnaeus (1767) subsequently applied the specific name diogenes to the species of)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoenobita diogenes (Linnaeus, 1767) (name incorrectly applied to species of Coenobita)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagurus granulatus Olivier, 1812 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrochirus bahamensis (Herbst, 1791) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrochirus granulatus (Olivier, 1812) (junior synonym)
Sources  basis of record Felder, D. L., F. Álvarez, J. W. Goy, & R. Lemaitre. Decapoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, with Comments on the Amphionidacea, Pp. 1019–1104. In: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgiant hermit  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (20 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Decapod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:368346
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-10-15 20:53:37Z  created  McLaughlin, Patsy
  
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  Citation: McLaughlin, P. (2015). Petrochirus diogenes. In: Lemaitre, R.; McLaughlin, P. (2015) World Paguroidea & Lomisoidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=368346 on 2016-09-30
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