Menippe mercenaria (Say, 1818)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaMalacostracaDecapodaMenippidaeMenippe

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Full Name

Menippe mercenaria (Say, 1818)

Common names

  • Florida stone crab eng
  • southern stone crab eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Basionym

Cancer mercenaria Say, 1818

Living period

2.588 to 0.0117 Ma

Habitat

Marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Malacostraca
order
Decapoda
family
Menippidae
genus
Menippe
species
Menippe mercenaria
 
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Bibliography

Felder, D. L., F. Álvarez, J. W. Goy, & R. Lemaitre. Decapoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, with Comments on the Amphionidacea, Pp. 1019–1104. In: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas.

Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.