WoRMS taxon details

Metanephrops andamanicus (Wood-Mason, 1892)

220230  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220230)

accepted
Species
Nephrops andamanicus Wood-Mason, 1892 · unaccepted > superseded combination
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Nephrops andamanicus Wood-Mason, 1892) Wood-Mason, J. (1892). Crustaceans, Plates I–V. In: Illustrations of the Zoology of H.M. Indian Marine Surveying Steamer Investigator, under the command of Commander A. Carpenter, R.N., D.S.O., and of Commander R. F. Hoskyn, R.N. Part I. Published under the Authority of the Director of the Royal Marine, Calcutta, [6] pp., pls. I–V.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Holotype  ZSI 5812/10, geounit Andaman Sea  
Holotype ZSI 5812/10, geounit Andaman Sea [details]
WoRMS (2022). Metanephrops andamanicus (Wood-Mason, 1892). Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220230 on 2022-12-01
Date
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1997-06-07 07:51:36Z
created
2009-02-23 14:08:32Z
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2011-01-12 08:51:59Z
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2021-11-29 10:42:09Z
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original description  (of Nephrops andamanicus Wood-Mason, 1892) Wood-Mason, J. (1892). Crustaceans, Plates I–V. In: Illustrations of the Zoology of H.M. Indian Marine Surveying Steamer Investigator, under the command of Commander A. Carpenter, R.N., D.S.O., and of Commander R. F. Hoskyn, R.N. Part I. Published under the Authority of the Director of the Royal Marine, Calcutta, [6] pp., pls. I–V.  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Fischer, W.; Bianchi, G. (1984). FAO Species identification sheets For Fisheries Purposes: Western Indian Ocean. <em>FAO, Rome.</em>  [details]   

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] 

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] 
 
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    Definitions

Holotype ZSI 5812/10, geounit Andaman Sea [details]
From other sources
Habitat Depth range from 250 to 750 m, but mostly between 300 and 450 m. Substrate of hard mud; the species possibly lives in burrows. [details]
LanguageName 
English southern langoustineandaman lobster  [details]
French langoustine andamane  [details]
German Andamanen-SchlankhummerAndamanen-Kaisergranat  [details]
Spanish cigala de Andamán  [details]