WoRMS taxon details

Actaea grimaldii Ng & Bouchet, 2015

854341  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:854341)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ng, P. K.; Bouchet, P. (2015). Actaea grimaldii, a new species of reef crab from Papua New Guinea (Crustacea, Brachyura, Xanthidae). <em>European Journal of Taxonomy.</em> 140., available online at https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2015.140 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in Papua New Guinean Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Papua New Guinean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Etymology The species name is in honour of His Serene Highness Albert II, Prince of Monaco, patron of the PAPUA NIUGINI expedition...  
Etymology The species name is in honour of His Serene Highness Albert II, Prince of Monaco, patron of the PAPUA NIUGINI expedition and several other biodiversity expeditions of the “Our Planet Reviewed” programme conducted by MNHN and Pro-Natura International. The red and white colour pattern of the new species also alludes to the colours associated with the House of Grimaldi. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Actaea grimaldii Ng & Bouchet, 2015. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=854341 on 2018-12-15
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2015-10-08 20:06:37Z
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original description Ng, P. K.; Bouchet, P. (2015). Actaea grimaldii, a new species of reef crab from Papua New Guinea (Crustacea, Brachyura, Xanthidae). <em>European Journal of Taxonomy.</em> 140., available online at https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2015.140 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Etymology The species name is in honour of His Serene Highness Albert II, Prince of Monaco, patron of the PAPUA NIUGINI expedition and several other biodiversity expeditions of the “Our Planet Reviewed” programme conducted by MNHN and Pro-Natura International. The red and white colour pattern of the new species also alludes to the colours associated with the House of Grimaldi. [details]
 

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