Dardanus guttatus   (Olivier,  1812) (Crab)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:Diogenidae

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Description
Host of Hemicyclops vicinalis (ectoparasitic).


Synonym (s)
Dardanus quthatus Wang, 1992
(Misspelling)
Dardanus catephractus (Boone, 1935)
Pagurus guttatus Olivier, 1812

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Tikadar, BK; Daniel, A and Subbarao, NV (1986) Sea shore animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta 188 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Humes, AG (1981) Harpacticoid copepods associated with hermit crabs in the Moluccas Marine Research in Indonesia National Institute of oceanology, Indonesian Institute of Science, Jakarta, indonesia 22 39832 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • 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/
  • Rao, GC (1991) Distribution of plants and animals on the rocky sea shores of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Journal of the Andaman Science Association Andaman Science Association, Port Blair 7(2) 30-42 Available at - NIO, Goa

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