Calcinus gaimardii   (H. Milne Edwards,  1848) (Crab)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:Diogentidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Calcinus terrae-reginae De Man, 1888
(Misidentification)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Litulo, C (2005) Population dynamics and reproduction of the hermit crab Calcinus gaimardii (Anomura: Diogenidae) at Inhaca Island, southern Mozambique Journal of Natural History 39(38) 3359-3367 Available at - Zoological records(mozambique-marine)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

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