Eurypanopeus orientalis [Status Unaccepted]   Sakai,  1939 (Crab)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:Panopeidae

Description
Size: Length 7cm; width 4.6cm

Color: Reddish orange

Antero-lateral lobes well defined, more-or-less prominent, and all clearly and broadly separated; front markedly produced beyond the general carapace outline, a distinct median incision separating two lobes with their margins lateral sloping.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Parangipettai coast (Lat: 11.48) (Long: 76.76) INDIA (Record: 07/03/2009) (Depth: 90-100 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Ravichandran, S; Kumaravel, K; Kaliyavarathan G and Rameshkumar G (2009) First record of Eurypanopeus orientalis crab from Indian Coast Biotemas [Florianopolis, S.C.] : Editora da UFSC 22 (4) 247-249 Available at - http://www.biotemas.ufsc.br/volumes/pdf/volume224/247a249.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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