WoRMS taxon details

Maja squinado (Herbst, 1788)

107350  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107350)

accepted
Species
Cancer squinado Herbst, 1788 · unaccepted > superseded combination
Maia squinado (Herbst, 1788) · unaccepted > misspelling
Maja tuberculata De Haan, 1839 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Variety Maja squinado var. brachydactyla Balss, 1922 accepted as Maja brachydactyla Balss, 1922 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Variety Maja squinado var. capensis Ortmann, 1894 accepted as Maja cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Cancer squinado Herbst, 1788) Herbst, J.F.W. (1782-1790). Versuch einer Naturgeschichte der Krabben und Krebse nebst einer systematischen Beschreibung ihrer verschiedenen Arten. Erster Band. Mit XXI Kupfer-Tafeln und Register. Krabben. Joh. Casper Fuessly, Zürich / Gottlieb August Lange, Berlin und Stralsund, iv + 274 pp., 21 pls. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/64679#/summary [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution abundant on west and south-west British coasts, less common in the North Sea.  
Distribution abundant on west and south-west British coasts, less common in the North Sea. [details]
WoRMS (2023). Maja squinado (Herbst, 1788). Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107350 on 2023-01-30
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original description  (of Maja tuberculata De Haan, 1839) De Haan, W. (1833-1850). Crustacea. <em>In: von Siebold, P.F., Fauna Japonica sive Descriptio Animalium, quae in Itinere per Japoniam, Jussu et Auspiciis Superiorum, qui Summum in India Batava Imperium Tenent, Suspecto, Annis 1823-1830 Collegit, Notis, Observationibus et Adumbrationibus Illustravit.</em> i-xxxi, ix-xvi, 1-243, pls. A-J, L-Q, 1-55. Lugduni-Batavorum. [Dates of publication per Holthuis, 1953: 1833 (ix-xvi, De Haan's "Praemissa" & "Expositio"; 1-24, pls. 1-8, A, B, circ. 2), 1835 (25-64, pls. 9-15, 17, C, D), 1837 (65-72, pls. 16, 18-24, E, F), 1839 (73-108, pls. 25-32, G, H), 1841 (109-164, pls. 33-37, 39-42, 47), 1844 (pls. 38, 43-46, 48, 51-55, I-N), 1849 (165-196, 197-243, pls. 49, 50 O-Q), 1849 (i-xxxi, De Haan's "Praefatio"), 1850 (vii-xvii, Von Siebold's "Commentatio")). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Cancer squinado Herbst, 1788) Herbst, J.F.W. (1782-1790). Versuch einer Naturgeschichte der Krabben und Krebse nebst einer systematischen Beschreibung ihrer verschiedenen Arten. Erster Band. Mit XXI Kupfer-Tafeln und Register. Krabben. Joh. Casper Fuessly, Zürich / Gottlieb August Lange, Berlin und Stralsund, iv + 274 pp., 21 pls. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/64679#/summary [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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Distribution abundant on west and south-west British coasts, less common in the North Sea. [details]
LanguageName 
Albanian gërthia e madhe me gjëmba  [details]
Basque txangurro  [details]
Catalan cabra  [details]
Dutch spinkrabMiddellandse-Zeezeespingrote spinkrabgewone spinkrabgaber [from synonym]Europese spinkrabAugustineuskrab [from synonym]  [details]
English thorn-back spider crabspiny crab [from synonym]spinous spider crabspider crab [from synonym]Mediterranean spider crabcommon spider crab  [details]
French crabe araignéearaignée de meraraignée de Méditerranéearaignee [from synonym]  [details]
Galician centolo  [details]
German TeufelskrabbeMittelmeer-SeespinneGrosse Seespinne [from synonym]Große Seespinne  [details]
Italian granceola  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Καβουρομάνα  [details]
Portuguese santola [from synonym]  [details]
Spanish centollocentolla [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish spindelkrabba [from synonym]  [details]