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Crab

I.60910

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Natural History) 18.11.1899

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Common name:

Mangrove Root Crab

Scientific name:

Goniopsis cruentata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

4 April 1873 - 13 June 1873

Form:

Fluid

Citations:

[Challenger] Report Pt. XLIX, p. 267

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Arthropoda

Class:

Malacostraca

Order:

Decapoda

Family:

Grapsidae

Genus:

Goniopsis De Haan, 1833

Species:

Goniopsis cruentata (Latreille, 1803)

Synonyms:

Goniopsis cruentatus

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

4 April 1873 - 13 June 1873

Area:

Bermuda, West Indies, British Overseas Territory

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

Notes:

Single specimen
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