BeRMS taxon details

Cancridae Latreille, 1802

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Genus Cancer Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Cancer pagurus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Cancer (Astacus) accepted as Astacus J.C. Fabricius, 1775 (status change)
  » Subgenus Cancer (Gammarus) Fabricius, 1775 accepted as Gammarus Fabricius, 1775 (status change)
    » Species Cancer (Gammarus) galba Montagu, 1813 accepted as Hyperia galba (Montagu, 1813) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Cancer (Gammarus) obtusatus Montagu, 1813 accepted as Abludomelita obtusata (Montagu, 1813) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Cancer (Gammarus) saltator Montagu, 1808 accepted as Talitrus saltator (Montagu, 1808) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Cancer araneus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Hyas araneus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer aspera Pennant, 1777 accepted as Eurynome aspera (Pennant, 1777) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer bernhardus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Pagurus bernhardus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer bipes Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Nebalia bipes (Fabricius, 1780)
  » Species Cancer cassivelaunus Pennant, 1777 accepted as Corystes cassivelaunus (Pennant, 1777) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer crangon Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Crangon crangon (Linnaeus, 1758) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer depurator Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Liocarcinus depurator (Linnaeus, 1758) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer dorsettensis Pennant, 1777 accepted as Inachus dorsettensis (Pennant, 1777) (nomen protectum)
  » Species Cancer gammarus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Homarus gammarus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer glaber Olivi, 1792 accepted as Alpheus glaber (Olivi, 1792) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer hirtellus Linnaeus, 1761 accepted as Pilumnus hirtellus (Linnaeus, 1761)
  » Species Cancer latipes Pennant, 1777 accepted as Portumnus latipes (Pennant, 1777) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer linearis Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Caprella linearis (Linnaeus, 1767) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer locusta Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Gammarus locusta (Linnaeus, 1758) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer maenas Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Carcinus maenas (Linnaeus, 1758) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer minutus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Planes minutus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer navigator Herbst, 1794 accepted as Liocarcinus navigator (Herbst, 1794)
  » Species Cancer obtusatus Montagu, 1813 accepted as Cancer (Gammarus) obtusatus Montagu, 1813 (Alternate representation)
  » Species Cancer palmata Montagu, 1804 accepted as Melita palmata (Montagu, 1804) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer personata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Dromia personata (Linnaeus, 1758) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer Phalangium J.C. Fabricius, 1775 accepted as Inachus phalangium (J.C. Fabricius, 1775) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer phasma Montagu, 1804 accepted as Pseudoprotella phasma (Montagu, 1804) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Cancer pisum Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Pinnotheres pisum (Linnaeus, 1767) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer platycheles Pennant, 1777 accepted as Porcellana platycheles (Pennant, 1777) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer puber Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Necora puber (Linnaeus, 1767) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer rostrata Linnaeus, 1761 accepted as Macropodia rostrata (Linnaeus, 1761)
  » Species Cancer rotundatus Olivi, 1792 accepted as Atelecyclus rotundatus (Olivi, 1792) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer scorpioides Montagu, 1804 accepted as Bodotria scorpioides (Montagu, 1804) (originally misplaced in decapod genus)
  » Species Cancer scutellata Fabricius, 1793 accepted as Thia scutellata (Fabricius, 1793)
  » Species Cancer tuberosa Pennant, 1777 accepted as Ebalia tuberosa (Pennant, 1777) (basionym)
  » Species Cancer tumefacta Montagu, 1808 accepted as Ebalia tumefacta (Montagu, 1808) (basionym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
BeRMS (2021). Cancridae Latreille, 1802. Accessed at: on 2021-09-20
VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010 onwards). Belgian Register of Marine Species. Cancridae Latreille, 1802. Accessed at: on 2021-09-20
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2005-03-24 08:41:58Z
2009-12-15 09:56:25Z
2020-06-30 09:45:25Z

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basis of record Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 284-292 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source d'Udekem d'Acoz, C. (1999). Inventory and distribution of the decapod crustaceans from the northeastern Atlantic, the Mediterranean and the adjacent continental waters north of 25°N. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 40. Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle.</em> Paris. ISBN 2-86515-114-10. X, 383 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
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