WoRMS taxon details

Cancer Linnaeus, 1758

106876  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106876)

accepted
Genus
Cancer pagurus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Platycarcinus H. Milne Edwards, 1834 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Species Cancer bellianus JY Johnson, 1861
Species Cancer borealis Stimpson, 1859
Species Cancer irroratus Say, 1817
Species Cancer johngarthi Carvacho, 1989
Species Cancer pagurus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer plebejus Poeppig, 1836
Species Cancer porteri Rathbun, 1930
Species Cancer productus Randall, 1840

Subgenus Cancer (Acanthodes) De Haan, 1833 accepted as Hypothalassia Gistel, 1848 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Acanthodes) armatus De Haan, 1835 accepted as Hypothalassia armata (De Haan, 1835) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Cancer (Actaea) De Haan, 1833 accepted as Actaea De Haan, 1833
Subgenus Cancer (Astacus) J. C. Fabricius, 1775 accepted as Astacus J.C. Fabricius, 1775 (status change)
  » Species Cancer (Astacus) anomalus Herbst, 1804 accepted as Thalassina anomala (Herbst, 1804) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Astacus) capensis Herbst, 1792 accepted as Homarinus capensis (Herbst, 1792) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Astacus) polyphagus Herbst, 1793 accepted as Panulirus polyphagus (Herbst, 1793) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Astacus) stellatus Montagu, 1808 accepted as Upogebia stellata (Montagu, 1808) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Astacus) subterraneus Montagu, 1808 accepted as Callianassa subterranea (Montagu, 1808) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Cancer (Curtonotus) De Haan, 1833 accepted as Carcinoplax H. Milne Edwards, 1852 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Curtonotus) longimana De Haan, 1833 accepted as Carcinoplax longimanus (De Haan, 1833) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Curtonotus) vestita De Haan, 1835 accepted as Entricoplax vestita (De Haan, 1835) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Cancer (Daira) De Haan, 1833 accepted as Daira De Haan, 1833 (status change)
Subgenus Cancer (Eucrate) De Haan, 1835 accepted as Eucrate De Haan, 1835 (status change)
  » Species Cancer (Eucrate) crenata De Haan, 1835 accepted as Eucrate crenata (De Haan, 1835) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Cancer (Eudora) De Haan, 1833 accepted as Lydia Gistel, 1848 (name pre-occupied by Eudora Péron & Leueur, 1810 [Cnidaria])
  » Species Cancer (Eudora) incisus De Haan, 1833 accepted as Ozius guttatus H. Milne Edwards, 1834 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)
Subgenus Cancer (Galene) De Haan, 1833 accepted as Galene De Haan, 1833 (status change)
  » Species Cancer (Galene) dorsalis White, 1849 accepted as Eucrate dorsalis (White, 1849) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Galene) natalensis Krauss, 1843 accepted as Eurycarcinus natalensis (Krauss, 1843) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Cancer (Gammarus) Fabricius, 1775 accepted as Gammarus Fabricius, 1775 (status change)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) falcatus Montagu, 1808 accepted as Podocerus falcatus (Montagu, 1808) accepted as Jassa falcata (Montagu, 1808)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) galba Montagu, 1813 accepted as Hyperia galba (Montagu, 1813) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) grossimanus Montagu, 1808 accepted as Maera grossimana (Montagu, 1808) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) littoreus Montagu, 1808 accepted as Orchestia littorea (Montagu, 1808) accepted as Orchestia gammarellus (Pallas, 1766) (not a Decapod)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) monoculoides Montagu, 1813 accepted as Montagua monoculoides (Montagu, 1813) accepted as Stenothoe monoculoides (Montagu, 1813)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) obtusatus Montagu, 1813 accepted as Abludomelita obtusata (Montagu, 1813) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) pedatus Montagu, 1813 accepted as Proto pedata Leach, 1814 accepted as Phtisica marina Slabber, 1769 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) rubricatus Montagu, 1808 accepted as Ampithoe rubricata (Montagu, 1808) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) saltator Montagu, 1808 accepted as Talitrus saltator (Montagu, 1808) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Cancer (Gammarus) spinosus Montagu, 1813 accepted as Dexamine spinosa (Montagu, 1813) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Cancer (Halimede) De Haan, 1835 accepted as Halimede De Haan, 1835 (status change)
  » Species Cancer (Halimede) fragifer De Haan, 1835 accepted as Halimede fragifer (De Haan, 1835) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Cancer (Liagore) De Haan, 1833 accepted as Liagore De Haan, 1833
  » Species Cancer (Liagore) rubromaculata De Haan, 1835 accepted as Liagore rubromaculata (De Haan, 1835) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer acanthus H. Milne Edwards, 1834 accepted as Actaea acantha (H. Milne Edwards, 1834) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer aculeatus Herbst, 1790 accepted as Amphithrax aculeatus (Herbst, 1790) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer admete Herbst, 1803 accepted as Thalamita admete (Herbst, 1803) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer adscensionis Osbeck, 1765 accepted as Grapsus adscensionis (Osbeck, 1765) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer adspersus Herbst, 1790 accepted as Carpilius convexus (Forskål, 1775) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer aeneus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Zosimus aeneus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer affinis Desbonne in Desbonne & Schramm, 1867 accepted as Platyactaea setigera (H. Milne Edwards, 1834) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer amoenus Herbst, 1799 accepted as Atelecyclus undecimdentatus (Herbst, 1783) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer amphitrite Herbst, 1801 accepted as Zosimus aeneus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer ampulla Phipps, 1774 accepted as Stegocephalus ampulla (Phipps, 1774) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer anatum Herbst, 1783 accepted as Leucosia anatum (Herbst, 1783) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer angulata Pennant, 1777 accepted as Goneplax rhomboides (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer arachnoides Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Phalangipus longipes (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer araneus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Hyas araneus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer arctus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Scyllarus arctus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer arenarius Zimmermann in Cavolini, 1792 accepted as Eriphia verrucosa (Forskål, 1775) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer armadillus Herbst, 1790 accepted as Demania armadillus (Herbst, 1790) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer arrosor Herbst, 1796 accepted as Dardanus arrosor (Herbst, 1796) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer articulosus Montagu, 1804 accepted as Leucothoe articulosa (Montagu, 1804) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer aspera Pennant, 1777 accepted as Eurynome aspera (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer bahamensis Herbst, 1791 accepted as Petrochirus diogenes (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer balssii Zarenkov, 1990 accepted as Platepistoma balssii (Zarenkov, 1990) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer bernhardus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Pagurus bernhardus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer biaculatus Montagu, 1813 accepted as Pisa armata (Latreille, 1803) (unaccepted > misspelling)
Species Cancer biaculeatus Montagu, 1813 accepted as Pisa armata (Latreille, 1803) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer bidentatus Forskål, 1775 accepted as Trapezia bidentata (Forskål, 1775) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer bilobus Herbst, 1790 accepted as Micippa cristata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer bimaculatus Herbst, 1790 accepted as Orithyia sinica (Linnaeus, 1771) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer bispinosus Herbst, 1783 accepted as Galene bispinosa (Herbst, 1783) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer branneri Rathbun, 1926 accepted as Romaleon branneri (Rathbun, 1926) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer brevis Herbst, 1804 accepted as Macrophthalmus (Macrophthalmus) brevis (Herbst, 1804) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer bufo Herbst, 1790 accepted as Hyas araneus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer bullatus Balss, 1922 accepted as Glebocarcinus amphioetus (Rathbun, 1898) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer calculosus H. Milne Edwards, 1834 accepted as Actaea calculosa (H. Milne Edwards, 1834) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer callianassa Herbst, 1789 accepted as Charybdis (Charybdis) callianassa (Herbst, 1789) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer calypso Herbst, 1801 accepted as Actumnus calypso (Herbst, 1801) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer canaliculatus Herbst, 1804 accepted as Cancellus canaliculatus (Herbst, 1804) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer cancellus Herbst, 1783 accepted as Ryphila cancellus (Herbst, 1783) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer cancharus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Galathea strigosa (Linnaeus, 1761) (junior synonym by reversal of precedence (ICZN Article 23.9))
Species Cancer candidus Olivi, 1792 accepted as Gilvossius candidus (Olivi, 1792) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer cantonensis Linnaeus, 1747 accepted as Planes minutus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > unavailable name, unavailable pre-1758 name)
Species Cancer caputmortuum Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Dromia personata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer carabus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Albunea carabus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer carinatus Brünnich, 1768 accepted as Sicyonia carinata (Brünnich, 1768) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer carinatus Herbst, 1796 accepted as Enoplolambrus carinatus (Herbst, 1796) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer cedonulli Herbst, 1794 accepted as Portunus pelagicus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer cervicornis Herbst, 1803 accepted as Stilbognathus cervicornis (Herbst, 1803) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer chabrus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Guinusia chabrus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer chiragra J.C. Fabricius, 1775 accepted as Lissa chiragra (J. C. Fabricius, 1775) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer clibanarius Herbst, 1791 accepted as Clibanarius clibanarius (Herbst, 1791) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer clymene Herbst, 1801 accepted as Chlorodiella nigra (Forskål, 1775) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer condyliatus J. C. Fabricius, 1787 accepted as Herbstia condyliata (J. C. Fabricius, 1787) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer contrarius Herbst, 1804 accepted as Rhinolambrus contrarius (Herbst, 1804) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer corallinus Herbst, 1783 accepted as Carpilius corallinus (Herbst, 1783) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer cornudo Herbst, 1804 accepted as Stenocionops furcatus (Olivier, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer cornutus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Maja cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer coronatus Molina, 1782 accepted as Cancer plebejus Poeppig, 1836 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer coronatus Herbst, 1785 accepted as Mithraculus coryphe (Herbst, 1801) (unaccepted > junior homonym)
Species Cancer coryphe Herbst, 1801 accepted as Mithraculus coryphe (Herbst, 1801) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer craniolaris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Leucosia craniolaris (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer cristata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Micippa cristata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer cruciatus Herbst, 1794 accepted as Charybdis (Charybdis) feriata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer cupulifer Latreille in Milbert, 1812 accepted as Polydectus cupulifer (Latreille in Milbert, 1812) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer cylindrus J. C. Fabricius, 1777 accepted as Ixa cylindrus (J. C. Fabricius, 1777) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer cymodoce Herbst, 1801 accepted as Trapezia cymodoce (Herbst, 1801) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer dama Herbst, 1804 accepted as Schizophrys dama (Herbst, 1804) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer decorus Herbst, 1803 accepted as Hepatus epheliticus (Linnaeus, 1763) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer dentatus Bell, 1835 accepted as Romaleon setosum (Molina, 1782) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer dentatus Herbst, 1785 accepted as Etisus dentatus (Herbst, 1785) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer depressus J. C. Fabricius, 1775 accepted as Plagusia depressa (J. C. Fabricius, 1775) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer depurator Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Liocarcinus depurator (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer dodone Herbst, 1801 accepted as Lophozozymus dodone (Herbst, 1801) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer dormitator Herbst, 1790 accepted as Tumidodromia dormia (Linnaeus, 1763) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer dorsipes Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Notopus dorsipes (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer dubius Herbst, 1804 accepted as Diogenes dubius (Herbst, 1804) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer echinatus Herbst, 1790 accepted as Enoplolambrus echinatus (Herbst, 1790) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer electra Herbst, 1801 accepted as Etisus electra (Herbst, 1801) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer emeritus Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Emerita emeritus (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer erinaceus J. C. Fabricius, 1787 accepted as Arcania erinacea (J. C. Fabricius, 1787) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer exsculptus Herbst, 1790 accepted as Euxanthus exsculptus (Herbst, 1790) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer feriata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Charybdis (Charybdis) feriata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer fimbriatus Olivi, 1792 accepted as Cancer pagurus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer flammeus Herbst, 1794 accepted as Calappa flammea (Herbst, 1794) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer flexuosus Müller, 1788 accepted as Praunus flexuosus (Müller, 1776)
Species Cancer floridus Herbst, 1783 accepted as Zosimus aeneus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Cancer floridus Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Atergatis floridus (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer forceps J. C. Fabricius, 1793 accepted as Lupella forceps (J. C. Fabricius, 1793)
Species Cancer fornicatus J. C. Fabricius, 1782 accepted as Cryptopodia fornicata (J. C. Fabricius, 1782) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Cancer fossulatus Girard, 1859
Species Cancer gallus Herbst, 1803
Species Cancer gammarus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer gibbulosus (De Haan, 1833)
Species Cancer gigas Lamarck, 1818
Species Cancer glaberrimus Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer gladiator Fabricius, 1793 (unaccepted)
Species Cancer gonagra J. C. Fabricius, 1781
Species Cancer gracilis Dana, 1852
Species Cancer granarius Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer granulatus Say, 1817
Species Cancer granulatus Audouin, 1826
Species Cancer Hardwickii Gray, 1831
Species Cancer hastatus Linnaeus, 1767
Species Cancer heros Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer hircus J. C. Fabricius, 1781
Species Cancer hirtellus Linnaeus, 1761
Species Cancer hirticornis Herbst, 1804
Species Cancer hispidus Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer holosericeus J. C. Fabricius, 1787
Species Cancer homarus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer horrida Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer huonii Hombron & Jacquinot, 1846
Species Cancer hydrophilus Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer impressus Latreille in Milbert, 1812
Species Cancer incanus Forskål, 1775
Species Cancer Incisocrenatus J Couch, 1838
Species Cancer incisus Leach, 1814
Species Cancer integerrimus Lamarck, 1818
Species Cancer istrianus Scopoli, 1763 (unaccepted, suppressed by ICZN Opinion 701)
Species Cancer kerathurus Forskål, 1775
Species Cancer lar J. C. Fabricius, 1793
Species Cancer limbatus H. Milne Edwards, 1834
Species Cancer limosa Say, 1818
Species Cancer linearis Linnaeus, 1767
Species Cancer lividus Latreille in Milbert, 1812
Species Cancer lobatus H. Milne Edwards, 1834
Species Cancer locusta Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer longicornis Linnaeus, 1767
Species Cancer longimanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer longipes Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer longipes Bell, 1835
Species Cancer longirostris J. C. Fabricius, 1775
Species Cancer lophos Herbst, 1782
Species Cancer luederwaldti Rathbun, 1930
Species Cancer lunaris Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer lunaris Forskål, 1775
Species Cancer macrochelos Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer maculatus Otto, 1821
Species Cancer maenas Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer magister Dana, 1852
Species Cancer Maja Linnaeus, 1758 (Basionym)
Species Cancer mamillatus H. Milne Edwards, 1834
Species Cancer marginatus (Rüppell, 1830)
Species Cancer marmarinus Herbst, 1804
Species Cancer marmoratus Olivi, 1792
Species Cancer mascarone Herbst, 1785
Species Cancer mediterraneus Herbst, 1794
Species Cancer medusarum Müller, 1776 (unaccepted)
Species Cancer melissa Herbst, 1801
Species Cancer mercenaria Say, 1818
Species Cancer metis Herbst, 1801
Species Cancer miniatus Desbonne in Desbonne & Schramm, 1867
Species Cancer minutus de Wulfen, 1791
Species Cancer minutus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer mirabilis Herbst, 1794
Species Cancer modestus Herbst, 1796
Species Cancer modioli Leach, 1814
Species Cancer muricatus J. C. Fabricius, 1787
Species Cancer muscosa Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer muta Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer Mytili Leach, 1814
Species Cancer mytilorum Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer Mytulorum Baster, 1765 (unaccepted, non-binominal, not available)
Species Cancer nadaensis T. Sakai, 1969
Species Cancer natator Herbst, 1794
Species Cancer navigator Herbst, 1794
Species Cancer neptuni Linnaeus, 1768
Species Cancer niger Forskål, 1775
Species Cancer nigerrimus Desbonne in Desbonne & Schramm, 1867
Species Cancer norvegicus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer novaezealandiae (Jacquinot, 1853) (unaccepted)
Species Cancer nucleus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer nugax Phipps, 1774
Species Cancer obtusatus Montagu, 1813
Species Cancer obtusus De Haan, 1835
Species Cancer ocellatus Herbst, 1799
Species Cancer ochtodes Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer ocyroe Herbst, 1801
Species Cancer olivacea Herbst, 1796
Species Cancer opilio O. Fabricius, 1788
Species Cancer oregonensis (Dana, 1852) (unaccepted)
Species Cancer orientalis Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer ovis J. C. Fabricius, 1787
Species Cancer palmata Montagu, 1804
Species Cancer panope Herbst, 1801
Species Cancer pelagicus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer pelagicus Forskål, 1775
Species Cancer perlata Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer perlatus Stimpson, 1856
Species Cancer personata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer personatus Herbst, 1785
Species Cancer Phalangium J. C. Fabricius, 1775
Species Cancer phasma Montagu, 1804
Species Cancer philyra Herbst, 1803
Species Cancer pinnotheres Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer pipa Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer planissimum Herbst, 1804
Species Cancer pleione Herbst, 1803
Species Cancer plicata Herbst, 1803
Species Cancer polydora Herbst, 1801
Species Cancer polyodon Poeppig, 1836
Species Cancer ponticus Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer porcellanea Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer poressa Olivi, 1792
Species Cancer praedo Herbst, 1796
Species Cancer pransor Herbst, 1796
Species Cancer princeps Herbst, 1794 (unaccepted)
Species Cancer prymna Herbst, 1803
Species Cancer puber Linnaeus, 1767
Species Cancer pudibundus Herbst, 1785
Species Cancer pulex Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer punctata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer pusillus J.C. Fabricius, 1775
Species Cancer pygmaeus Ortmann, 1893
Species Cancer pygmeus J. C. Fabricius, 1787
Species Cancer raihoae Curtiss, 1938 (unaccepted)
Species Cancer ranina Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer residuus Herbst, 1799
Species Cancer reticulatus Herbst, 1799
Species Cancer rhomboidalis Montagu, 1804
Species Cancer rhomboides Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer roseus (Rüppell, 1830)
Species Cancer rostrata Linnaeus, 1761
Species Cancer rostratus Linnaeus, 1761
Species Cancer rotundatus Olivi, 1792
Species Cancer rufopunctatus Herbst, 1799
Species Cancer rumphii J. C. Fabricius, 1798
Species Cancer sabulosus Herbst, 1799
Species Cancer sagittarius J. C. Fabricius, 1793
Species Cancer sanguineus Linnaeus, 1771
Species Cancer sanguinolentus Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer Santolla Molina, 1782
Species Cancer satuak Herbst, 1782
Species Cancer savignii H. Milne Edwards, 1834
Species Cancer saxatilis Herbst, 1785
Species Cancer scaber J. C. Fabricius, 1798
Species Cancer scopolinus Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer scorpio J. C. Fabricius, 1779
Species Cancer scorpioides Montagu, 1804 (unaccepted, originally misplaced in decapod genus)
Species Cancer sculptus Herbst, 1794
Species Cancer sculptus H. Milne Edwards, 1834 (primary homonym of Cancer scupltus Herbst, 1794)
Species Cancer scutellata J. C. Fabricius, 1793
Species Cancer sebana Shaw & Nodder, 1803
Species Cancer sedentarius Forskål, 1775 (unaccepted)
Species Cancer segnis Forskål, 1775
Species Cancer septemspinosus J. C. Fabricius, 1787
Species Cancer serratus Forskål, 1775
Species Cancer seticornis Herbst, 1788
Species Cancer setosus J. C. Fabricius, 1798
Species Cancer sexdentatus Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer sinica Linnaeus, 1771
Species Cancer spectabilis Herbst, 1794
Species Cancer spinifrons Herbst, 1785
Species Cancer spinimanus H. Milne Edwards, 1834
Species Cancer spinipes Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer squamosus Herbst, 1790
Species Cancer squinado Herbst, 1788
Species Cancer strigosus Linnaeus, 1761
Species Cancer styx Herbst, 1803
Species Cancer sulcatus Forskål, 1775
Species Cancer symmysta Linnaeus, 1758
Species Cancer symnista Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, Lapsus for Cancer symmysta Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cancer tahiticus Curtiss, 1938 (unaccepted)
Species Cancer tenax Rüppell, 1830
Species Cancer tenuicrustatus Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer testudinarius Herbst, 1791
Species Cancer tetraodon Pennant, 1777
Species Cancer thalia Herbst, 1803
Species Cancer thoe Herbst, 1803
Species Cancer thunborgii Euphrasén, 1795
Species Cancer tinctor J. C. Fabricius, 1798
Species Cancer trispinosus Herbst, 1803
Species Cancer tuberculatus J. C. Fabricius, 1787
Species Cancer tuberosa Pennant, 1777
Species Cancer tumefacta Montagu, 1808
Species Cancer tyche Herbst, 1801
Species Cancer uca Linnaeus, 1767
Species Cancer urania Herbst, 1801
Species Cancer ursus J. C. Fabricius, 1787
Species Cancer variolosus Fabricius, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Cancer velutinus Pennant, 1777
Species Cancer venustus Desbonne in Desbonne & Schramm, 1867
Species Cancer vermiculatus Lamarck, 1818
Species Cancer verrucosus Forskål, 1775
Species Cancer victor J. C. Fabricius, 1781
Species Cancer villosissimus Rafinesque, 1814
Species Cancer viridis Herbst, 1783
Species Cancer vocator Herbst, 1804

Species Cancer laevis (unavailable name)
marine, fresh
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
WoRMS (2022). Cancer Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106876 on 2022-05-25
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 284-292 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Adema, J.P.H.M. (1991). De krabben van Nederland en Belgie (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura) [The crabs of the Netherlands and Belgium (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura)]. <em>Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum: Leiden, The Netherlands.</em> ISBN 90-73239-02-8. 244 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
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English Cancer crab  [details]
Japanese イチョウガニ属  [details]
Russian Канцер  [details]
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