WoRMS taxon details

Palinustus unicornutus Berry, 1979

210352  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210352)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Berry, P.F. (1979). A new species of deep-water palinurid lobster (Crustacea, Decapoda, Palinuridae) from the East coast of southern Africa. <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 78: 93-100. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  SAMC A 15880, geounit Natal  
Holotype SAMC A 15880, geounit Natal [details]
Depth range from 305 to 390m  
Depth range from 305 to 390m [details]

Distribution Distributed widely in the Indo-West Pacific  
Distribution Distributed widely in the Indo-West Pacific [details]
WoRMS (2022). Palinustus unicornutus Berry, 1979. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210352 on 2022-05-17
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1998-05-20 11:33:32Z
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2009-02-23 14:08:32Z
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2020-10-19 09:42:32Z
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original description Berry, P.F. (1979). A new species of deep-water palinurid lobster (Crustacea, Decapoda, Palinuridae) from the East coast of southern Africa. <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 78: 93-100. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Holthuis, L. B. (1991). FAO species catalogue. Vol 13. Marine lobsters of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species of interest to fisheries known to date. <em>FAO fisheries Synopsis.</em> 125(13): 1–292. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

Holotype SAMC A 15880, geounit Natal [details]
Paratype SAMC A 15881 [details]
From other sources
Depth range from 305 to 390m [details]

Distribution Distributed widely in the Indo-West Pacific [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
English unicorn blunthorn lobster  [details]