CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 964008 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Macrophthalmus (Macrophthalmus) milloti    Crosnier, 1965
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca
Family: Macrophthalmidae (crabs) - show full list
Common Name: [a sentinel crab]
Organism Type: a sentinel crab

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-03-05
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
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., 2002. Crustacea: Malacostraca: Eucarida (Part 2): Decapoda - Anomura, Brachyura. In: Wells, A. Houston, W.W.K., Editors, Zoological Catalogue of Australia., 19.3B. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 641pp.
Scientific Name
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Davie, P.J.F., 2012. A review of Macrophthalmus sensu lato (Crustacea: Decapoda: Macrophthalmidae) from Australia, including two new species and new records., Memoirs of the Queensland Museum - Nature, Vol. 56(1): 149-219.

Record details

Record entered on 20-Oct-2008 11:01 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 30-Aug-2012 17:28 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update reference
Modification history:
20-OCT-2008: created (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
30-AUG-2012: update reference (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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