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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGecarcinus ruricola (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 422185

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 editorGecarcinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGecarcinus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGecarcinus Leach, 1814
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer ruricola Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGecarcinus agricola Reichenbach, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypode rubra Fréminville, 1835
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcypode tourlourou Latreille, 1803
Sources  basis of record Felder, D. L., F. Álvarez, J. W. Goy, and R. Lemaitre. 2009. 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 editorpurple land crab  [details]
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 (150 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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:422185
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-01-20 06:47:20Z  checked  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P. (2014). Gecarcinus ruricola (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=422185 on 2014-10-02
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