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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer platycheles Pennant, 1777 
AphiaID: 739454

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 editorHeterotremata (Subsection) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (basionym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellana platycheles (Pennant, 1777)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer Linnaeus, 1758
Source  original description Pennant, T., (1777) British Zoology, vol. IV. Crustacea. Mollusca. Testacea: i-viii, 1-154, Plates 1-93. London., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/12701 [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorgreat-clawed crab  [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Was originally hyphenated as "Platy-cheles" by Pennant, 1777. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:739454
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2013-09-05 07:36:00Z  created  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P. (2014). Cancer platycheles Pennant, 1777. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=739454 on 2014-04-19
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