WoRMS taxon details

Maja Lamarck, 1801

106909  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106909)

accepted
Genus
Cancer squinado Herbst, 1788 accepted as Maja squinado (Herbst, 1788) (type by subsequent designation)
Maia Lamarck, 1801 · unaccepted > misspelling
Maïa Lamarck, 1801 · unaccepted > misspelling
Mamaia Stebbing, 1904 · unaccepted (unneccesary replacement name for...)  
unneccesary replacement name for Maja Lamarck, 1801
Meria Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833 · unaccepted > misspelling
Subgenus Maja (Maja)
  » Species Maja (Maja) spinigera De Haan, 1837 accepted as Paramaya spinigera (De Haan, 1837) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja brachydactyla Balss, 1922
Species Maja cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Maja crispata Risso, 1827 in
Species Maja squinado (Herbst, 1788)

Subgenus Maja (Acanthonyx) Latreille, 1828 accepted as Acanthonyx Latreille, 1828 (status change)
  » Species Maja (Acanthonyx) 4-dentatus Krauss, 1843 accepted as Acanthonyx quadridentatus (Krauss, 1843) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Maja (Acanthonyx) macleaii Krauss, 1843 accepted as Acanthonyx scutellatus MacLeay, 1838 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Subgenus Maja (Huenia) De Haan, 1837 accepted as Huenia De Haan, 1837 (status change)
  » Species Maja (Huenia) elongata De Haan, 1837 accepted as Huenia heraldica (De Haan, 1837) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  » Species Maja (Huenia) heraldica De Haan, 1837 accepted as Huenia heraldica (De Haan, 1837) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Maja (Huenia) proteus De Haan, 1839 accepted as Huenia heraldica (De Haan, 1837) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Maja africana Griffin & Tranter, 1986 accepted as Sakaija africana (Griffin & Tranter, 1986) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja ambigua A Costa, 1840 accepted as Pisa muscosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Maja bisarmata Rathbun, 1916 accepted as Rathbunaja bisarmata (Rathbun, 1916) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja brevispinosa Dai, 1981 accepted as Ovimaja compressipes (Miers, 1879) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Maja camtschatica Tilesius, 1815 accepted as Paralithodes camtschaticus (Tilesius, 1815) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja compressipes (Miers, 1879) accepted as Ovimaja compressipes (Miers, 1879) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja confragosa Griffin & Tranter, 1986 accepted as Alcomaja confragosa (Griffin & Tranter, 1986) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja erinacea Ninni, 1924 accepted as Maja crispata Risso, 1827 in (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Maja gracilipes HL Chen & PKL Ng, 1999 accepted as Alcomaja gracilipes (HL Chen & PKL Ng, 1999) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja japonica Rathbun, 1932 accepted as Sakaija japonica (Rathbun, 1932) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja japonica Yokoya, 1933 accepted as Sakaija japonica (Rathbun, 1932) (unaccepted > junior homonym)
Species Maja Kaempferi Temminck, 1836 accepted as Macrocheira kaempferi (Temminck, 1836) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja kominatoensis (Kubo, 1936) accepted as Paramaja kominatoensis Kubo, 1936
Species Maja linapacanensis Rathbun, 1916 accepted as Ovimaja compressipes (Miers, 1879) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Maja miersii Walker, 1887 accepted as Holthuija miersii (Walker, 1887) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja nagashimaensis T. Sakai, 1969 accepted as Alcomaja nagashimaensis (T. Sakai, 1969) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja nipponensis T. Sakai, 1934 accepted as Sakaija japonica (Rathbun, 1932) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Maja sakaii Takeda & Miyake, 1969 accepted as Sakaija sakaii (Takeda & Miyake, 1969) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja spinigera (De Haan, 1837) accepted as Paramaya spinigera (De Haan, 1837) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja suluensis Rathbun, 1916 accepted as Holthuija suluensis (Rathbun, 1916) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Maja tuberculata De Haan, 1839 accepted as Maja squinado (Herbst, 1788) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Maja verrucosa Milne Edwards accepted as Maia verrucosa H. Milne Edwards, 1834 accepted as Maja crispata Risso, 1827 in
marine
Lamarck, J. B. (1801). Système des animaux sans vertèbres, ou tableau général des classes, des ordres et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractères essentiels et leur distribution, d'apres la considération de leurs rapports naturels et de leur organisation, et suivant l'arrangement établi dans les galeries du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, parmi leurs dépouilles conservées; Précédé du discours d'ouverture du Cours de Zoologie, donné dans le Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle l'an 8 de la République. Published by the author and Deterville, Paris: viii + 432 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14117719
page(s): 154 [details]   
WoRMS (2022). Maja Lamarck, 1801. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106909 on 2022-05-23
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2005-03-24 08:41:58Z
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2009-12-16 08:58:17Z
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2011-01-19 07:58:39Z
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2020-09-13 13:55:19Z
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original description Lamarck, J. B. (1801). Système des animaux sans vertèbres, ou tableau général des classes, des ordres et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractères essentiels et leur distribution, d'apres la considération de leurs rapports naturels et de leur organisation, et suivant l'arrangement établi dans les galeries du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, parmi leurs dépouilles conservées; Précédé du discours d'ouverture du Cours de Zoologie, donné dans le Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle l'an 8 de la République. Published by the author and Deterville, Paris: viii + 432 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14117719
page(s): 154 [details]   

original description  (of Mamaia Stebbing, 1904) Stebbing, T.R.R. (1904). Gregarious Crustacea from Ceylon. <em>Spolia Zeylanica.</em> 2 (5): 1-29, pls. 1-6. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Meria Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833) Griffith, E.; Pidgeon, E. (1833). The Classes Annelida, Crustacea, and Arachnida, Arranged by the Baron Cuvier with Supplementary Additions to Each Order. In: The Animal Kingdom arranged in conformity with its Organisation, by the Baron Cuvier, with supplementary addition to each order. Whittaker, Treacher, and Co., London, vol. 13(34–36): viii + 540 pp., Crustacea Pls. 1–23.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (WoRCS) Bianchi, C. N.; Gerovasileiou, V.; Morri, C.; Froglia, C. (2022). Distribution and Ecology of Decapod Crustaceans in Mediterranean Marine Caves: A Review. <em>Diversity.</em> 14(3): 176., available online at https://www.mdpi.com/1424-2818/14/3/176 [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]   
 
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Japanese ケアシガニ属  [details]