CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 880014 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Cyrtomaia griffini    Richer de Forges & Guinot, 1990
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Inachidae (spider crabs) - show full list
Common Name: [a spider crab]
Recent Synonyms: Cyrtomaia suhmii (= C. curvirostris) (mis-identification)
Organism Type: a spider crab

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
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Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Davie, P.J.F. Short, J.W., 1989. Deepwater Brachyura (Crustacea: Decapoda) from southern Queensland, Australia with descriptions of four new species., Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, Vol. 27(2): 157-187.
Scientific Name
verified against
Richer de Forges, B. Ng, P.K.L., 2008. New records of deep-sea spider crabs of the genus Cyrtomaia Miers, 1886, from the Pacific Ocean, with description of a new species (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Majidae)., Zootaxa, Vol. 1861: 17-28.

Record details

Record entered on 25-May-2001 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 12-Aug-2009 14:26 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update name
Modification history:
19-FEB-2002: add references (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous species name: suhmi)
06-OCT-2008: update family (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous family sequence: 1)
12-AUG-2009: update name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous species name: suhmii)
 (previous authority: Miers)
 (previous publication year: 1886)
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