WoRMS taxon details

Dardanus megistos (Herbst, 1804)

208700  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208700)

accepted
Species
Cancer megistes Herbst, 1804 · unaccepted > misspelling
Cancer megistos Herbst, 1804 · unaccepted > superseded combination
Dardanus jordani Schmitt, 1921 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Dardanus megsitos (Herbst, 1804) · unaccepted > misspelling
Dardanus spinimanus (H. Milne Edwards, 1848) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Pagurus megistos (Herbst, 1804) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Pagurus punctulatus Olivier, 1812 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Pagurus spinimanus H. Milne Edwards, 1848 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Cancer megistos Herbst, 1804) Herbst, J.F.W. (1799-1804). Versuch einer Naturgeschichte der Krabben und Krebse &c. &c. Dritter Band. Gottlieb August Lange, Berlin und Stralsund, 66 + 46+ 54 + 49 pp., 16 pls.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Holotype  ZMB 2491, geounit East Indies  
Holotype ZMB 2491, geounit East Indies [details]
Lemaitre, R.; McLaughlin, P. (2022). World Paguroidea & Lomisoidea Database. Dardanus megistos (Herbst, 1804). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208700 on 2022-08-17
Date
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1997-04-14 10:21:13Z
created
2009-08-17 13:15:28Z
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2022-01-05 13:35:26Z
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2022-05-13 08:15:22Z
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original description  (of Dardanus jordani Schmitt, 1921) Schmitt, W.L. (1921). The marine decapod Crustacea of California with special reference to the decapod Crustacea collected by the Unites States Bureau of Fisheries steamer ”Albatross” in connection with the biological survey of San Francisco Bay during the years 1912-1913. 1-470, pls. 1-50. University of California Press, Berkeley. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Cancer megistos Herbst, 1804) Herbst, J.F.W. (1799-1804). Versuch einer Naturgeschichte der Krabben und Krebse &c. &c. Dritter Band. Gottlieb August Lange, Berlin und Stralsund, 66 + 46+ 54 + 49 pp., 16 pls.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Pagurus punctulatus Olivier, 1812) Olivier, A.G. (1812). Pagure. <i>Pagurus</i>. In: Encyclopedie Methodique. Histoire Naturelle. Insectes (A. G. Olivier, ed.), pp. 631-647. Paris.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Pagurus spinimanus H. Milne Edwards, 1848) Milne Edwards, H. (1848). Note sur quelques nouvelles espèces du genre Pagure. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles Zoologie, Paris, ser. 3.</em> 10: 59-64. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Reay, P.J. & J. Haig (1990). Coastal hermit crabs (Decapoda: Anomura) from Kenya, with a review and key to East African species. Bulletin of Marine Science 46(3): 578-589 [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source McLaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Rahayu, D.L. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. <em>The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology.</em> Suppl. 23: 5-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

Holotype ZMB 2491, geounit East Indies [details]
LanguageName 
English white-spotted hermit crabwhitespotted hermitspotted hermit crab  [details]
German Weißpunkt-EinsiedlerkrebsWeißpunkteinsiedler  [details]
Japanese コモンヤドカリ  [details]
Pagurus punctulatus
 Pagurus punctulatus
[image from synonym]

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