Liomera pallida   (Borradaile,  1900) (Crab)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:Xanthidae

Description
Color: The pink color of the legs goes red to orange and even in the most brightly specimens. There is no trace of color on the carapace.

The carapace lobules are not pitted. There is not transverse ridge behind the mesogastric and the branchial lobules are not broken up into smaller ones. The furrows on the lobules are rather shallow. The notch between the lobules of the edge may be rather indistinct.


Synonym (s)
Carpilodes pallidus Borradaile, 1900

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep INDIA
• INDIA
• MALDIVES

Literature Source(s)
  • Jeyabaskaran, R; Wafar, S and Wafar, M (2002) CD on Brachyuran Crabs of West Coast, India Available at - http://www.nio.org/Biology/brachyuran/index.html
  • 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/

Page last updated on:2010-11-16

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