CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Decapoda (order)  »  Parapaguridae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 837009 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Oncopagurus indicus    (Alcock, 1905)
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Parapaguridae (hermit crabs) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: [a hermit crab]
CSIRO Marine Invertebrate Image Collection (MIIC)
Catalogue Number: MIIC-05174

CSIRO Specimen Reference: SS200510-013-051

Survey: SS200510 [details]
Date of image: 21-November-2005 13:11
Position: -33.0084° 114.571°
Depth: 420.5 metres

Image supplied by: Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Licence: CCBY 4.0

Occurrence locations [13] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Organism Type: a hermit crab
Parent Codes
(if any)
28 837901
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) accepted 2019-11-21
Museum of Victoria 5336
World Register of Marine Species accepted 2016-05-11 view at WoRMS - potential occurrences at OBIS
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Lemaitre, R., 1996. Hermit crabs of the family Parapaguridae (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura) from Australia: species of Strobopagurus Lemaitre, 1989, Sympagurus Smith, 1883, and two new genera., Records of the Australian Museum, Vol. 48(2): 163-221.
Scientific Name
verified against
Lemaitre, R., 2014. A worldwide taxonomic and distributional synthesis of the genus Oncopagurus Lemaitre, 1996 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Parapaguridae), with descriptions of nine new species., The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Vol. 62: 210-301.

Record details

Record entered on 28-Feb-2002 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 28-Jan-2016 10:02 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add MoV number
Modification history:
01-SEP-2014: update distribution (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
28-JAN-2016: add MoV number (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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