CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 880036 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Huenia heraldica    de Haan, 1837
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Epialtidae (spider crabs) - show full list
Common Name: arrowhead crab
Recent Synonyms: Huenia proteus
Common Names List: arrowhead crab
Organism Type: a spider crab

Cleveland (CSIRO) K2041083
World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - View potential occurrences at OBIS
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Gosliner, T.M. Behrens, D.W. Williams, G.C., 1996, Coral Reef Animals of the Indo-Pacific. Sea Challengers, Monterey, California 314pp.
Scientific Name
verified against
Ng, P.K.L. Guinot, D. Davie, P.J.F, 2008. Systema Brachyurorum: Part I. An annotated checklist of extant brachyuran crabs of the world., The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement, Vol. 17: 1-286.

Record details

Record entered on 31-Jan-2002 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 6-Oct-2008 09:49 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update family
Modification history:
22-OCT-2002: add synonym (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
06-OCT-2008: update family (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous family sequence: 1)
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