WoRMS taxon details

Galacantha spinosa A. Milne-Edwards, 1880

Galacantha spinosa, 768 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.
 

392212  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:392212)

accepted
Species
Munidopsis spinosa (A. Milne-Edwards, 1880) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Variety Galacantha spinosa var. trachynotus Anderson, 1896 accepted as Galacantha trachynotus Anderson, 1896 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Milne-Edwards, A. (1880). Reports on the results of dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico and in the Caribbean Sea,1877, '78, '79, by the U.S. Coast Survey Steamer "Blake", Lieut.-Commander C.D. Sigsbee, U.S.N., and Commander J.R. Bartlett, U.S.N. commanding VIII. Études préliminaires sur les Crustacés. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College.</em> 8(2): 1-68, pls. 1-2. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Depth range Deep (more than 100 m)  
Depth range Deep (more than 100 m) [details]
WoRMS (2023). Galacantha spinosa A. Milne-Edwards, 1880. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=392212 on 2023-02-04
Date
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2009-04-21 10:47:48Z
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2022-01-16 07:53:00Z
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2022-01-23 17:08:03Z
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original description Milne-Edwards, A. (1880). Reports on the results of dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico and in the Caribbean Sea,1877, '78, '79, by the U.S. Coast Survey Steamer "Blake", Lieut.-Commander C.D. Sigsbee, U.S.N., and Commander J.R. Bartlett, U.S.N. commanding VIII. Études préliminaires sur les Crustacés. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College.</em> 8(2): 1-68, pls. 1-2. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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 Baba, K., Macpherson, E., Poore, G., Ahyong, S., Bermudez, A., Cabezas, P., Lin, C.-W., Nizinski, M., Rodrigues, C. & Schnabel, K. (2008). Catalogue of squat lobsters of the world (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura - families Chirostylidae, Galatheidae and Kiwaidae). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1905, 220 pp. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

Syntype MCZ MCZ4739;6337, geounit Dominican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Depth range Deep (more than 100 m) [details]

Habitat Soft bottom (mud or sand) [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese セトゲシンカイコシオリエビ  [details]
Galacantha spinosa, 768 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.
 

To NMNH Extant Collection (IZ 1151610 anterior view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (IZ 1151610 dorsal view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Munidopsis spinosa (Milne-Edwards) (USNM 1000757) dorsal view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Munidopsis spinosa (Milne-Edwards) (USNM 1000757) head view)
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