WoRMS taxon details

Carcinus Leach, 1814 [in Leach, 1813-1815]

106922  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106922)

accepted
Genus
Carcinides Rathbun, 1897 (unnecessary replacement name)
Megalopa Leach, 1814 (junior synonym)
Species Carcinus aestuarii Nardo, 1847
Species Carcinus maenas (Linnaeus, 1758)

Species Carcinus granulatus (Say, 1817) accepted as Carcinus maenas (Linnaeus, 1758) (superseded combination of junior synonym)
marine
Leach, W.E. (1813-1815). Crustaceology. <em>In: Brewster, D. (ed.), The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia. Balfour, Edinburgh, vol. 7(1): 383–384 [1813], 7(2): 385–437, 765–766 [1814], 9(1): Pl. CCXXI [1815].</em> , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37187640
page(s): 429 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Description Subfamily Carcininae  
Description Subfamily Carcininae [details]
WoRMS (2021). Carcinus Leach, 1814 [in Leach, 1813-1815]. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106922 on 2021-11-29
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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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2011-01-05 08:26:45Z
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2020-05-22 11:43:31Z
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original description Leach, W.E. (1813-1815). Crustaceology. <em>In: Brewster, D. (ed.), The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia. Balfour, Edinburgh, vol. 7(1): 383–384 [1813], 7(2): 385–437, 765–766 [1814], 9(1): Pl. CCXXI [1815].</em> , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37187640
page(s): 429 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Megalopa Leach, 1814) Leach, W.E. (1813-1815). Crustaceology. <em>In: Brewster, D. (ed.), The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia. Balfour, Edinburgh, vol. 7(1): 383–384 [1813], 7(2): 385–437, 765–766 [1814], 9(1): Pl. CCXXI [1815].</em> , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37187640 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Carcinides Rathbun, 1897) Rathbun, M.J. (1897). A revision of the nomenclature of the Brachyura. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 11: 153-167. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Carcinus Billberg, 1820) Billberg, G.J. (1820). Enumeratio insectorum in Museo Gust. Typis Gadelianis, Holmiae. 138 pp.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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 Crosnier, A. (1962). Faune de Madagascar. XVI Crustaces Decapodes: Portunidae. <em>Faune de Madagascar.</em> 16: 1-154, pls. 1-13. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 
From other sources
Description Subfamily Carcininae [details]