WoRMS taxon details

Achelous spinimanus (Latreille, 1819)

456069  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:456069)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Depth range Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m)  
Depth range Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) [details]
WoRMS (2022). Achelous spinimanus (Latreille, 1819). Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=456069 on 2022-01-19
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original description  (of Lupa Banksii Leach, 1816) Leach, W.E. (1816). A tabular View of the external Characters of Four Classes of Animals, which Linné arranged under Insecta, with the Distribution of the Genera comprising Three of these Classes into Orders &c. and Descriptions of several New Genera and Species. <em>The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 11(2): 306-400. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Achelous spinimanus var. smithii Verrill, 1908) Verrill, A.E. (1908). Decapod Crustacea of Bermuda; I, - Brachyura and Anomura. Their distribution, variations, and habits. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 13: 299-474, pls. 9-28. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Portunus vossi Lemaitre, 1991) Lemaitre, R. (1991). To the memory of Gilbert L. Voss: Portunus vossi, a rare new species of swimming crab (Decapoda: Brachyura: Portunidae) from the west coast of Florida. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 49(1-2): 546-551. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Mantelatto, F.L.; Robles, R.; Schubart, C.D.; Felder, D.L. (2009). "Molecular phylogeny of the genus <em>Cronius</em> Stimpson, 1860, with reassignment of <em>C. tumidulus</em> and several American species of <em>Portunus</em> to the genus <em>Achelous</em> De Haan, 1833 (Brachyura: Portunidae). <em>In: Crustacean Issues 18: Decapod Crustacean Phylogenetics, Martin, J.W., Crandall, K.A. & Felder, D.L. (eds).</em> CRC Press, England, pp. 567–579., available online at https://doi.org/10.1201/9781420092592-c29 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Depth range Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) [details]

Habitat Soft bottom (mud or sand) [details]
English blotched swimming crab  [details]
German Flecken-Schwimmkrabbe  [details]