CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 28 880943 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Leptomithrax spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)
Family: 28 880 Majidae (spider crabs) - show full list
Common Name: [a spider crab]
Organism Type: a spider crab
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 880911     Majidae
Child Codes: 28 880042     Leptomithrax depressus
28 880010     Leptomithrax gaimardii
28 880180     Leptomithrax garricki
28 880086     Leptomithrax globifer
28 880190     Leptomithrax sp. MoV 5121
28 880191     Leptomithrax sp. MoV 5133
28 880005     Leptomithrax sternocostulatus
28 880002     Leptomithrax tuberculatus
28 880024     Leptomithrax waitei
99 280075     Leptomithrax sp. 1
99 280076     Leptomithrax sp. 2
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
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Ng, P.K.L., Richer de Forges, B., 2015. Revision of the spider crab genus Maja Lamarck, 1801 (Crustacea: Brachyura: Majoidea: Majidae), with descriptions of seven new genera and 17 new species from the Atlantic and Indo-West Pacific., The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Vol. 63: 110-225.
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