This species has been previously known in Australia as Heterocarpus gibbosus, but recent studies have shown H. gibbosus is a species complex. See Yang, Chan & Chu, 2010. This code replaces previous (interim) CAAB code 00 701065 (FISHLIST 701065).
Name status: accepted
Checked on: 2016-05-11 View at WoRMS - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS)
(report and map of occurrences)
Holthuis, L. B., 1980, Shrimps and Prawns of the World. FAO Species Catalogue, Vol. 1. F.A.O., Rome
Scientific Name verified against:
Yang, C.-H., Chan, T.-Y., Chu, K.H., 2010. Two new species of the "Heterocarpus gibbosus Bate, 1888" species group (Crustacea: Decapoda: Pandalidae) from the western Pacific and north-western Australia., Zootaxa, Vol. 2372: 206-220.