WoRMS taxon details

Acanthacaris caeca A. Milne-Edwards, 1881

293250  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:293250)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Type locality contained in Grenada  
type locality contained in Grenada [details]
WoRMS (2019). Acanthacaris caeca A. Milne-Edwards, 1881. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=293250 on 2019-10-14
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2008-02-07 03:14:47Z
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2009-02-23 14:08:32Z
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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Felder, D. L., Álvarez. F.,Goy, J.W. & Lemaitre, R. (2009). Decapoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, with comments on the Amphionidacea,. <em>Felder, D.L., and Camp, D.K. (eds), Gulf of Mexico - Origins, Waters, and Biota. Vol. 1. Biodiversity.</em> Pp. 1019–1104 (Texas A&M University Press: College Station, Texas)., available online at http://biogomx.net/sites/default/files/pdfs/chapters/59-Felder%20et%20al%202009-Decapoda%20of%20the%20GoMx.pdf [details]   

additional source Holthuis, L.B. 1991. FAO species catalogue. Vol 13. Marine lobsters of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species of interest to fisheries known to date. FAO fisheries Synopsis. 125 (13):292 p. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Habitat A deepsea species from 293 to 878 m depth (mostly between 550 and 825 m). Lives on soft mud bottoms in burrows. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English blind deep-sea lobsterblind deep sea lobsterAtlantic deep-sea lobsterAtlantic deepsea lobster  [details]
French langoustine arganelle  [details]
German Atlantischer Tiefseehummer  [details]
Spanish cigala de fondo  [details]
Acanthacaris caeca, 722 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2017. Identification from photograph by M. Wicksten and D. Amon.
 

Acanthacaris caeca, 670 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2018. Identification from photograph by M. Wicksten.
 

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