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Gecarcinidae MacLeay, 1838

109596  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:109596)

accepted
Family
Genus Cardisoma Latreille in Latreille, Le Peletier, Serville & Guérin, 1828
Genus Discoplax A. Milne-Edwards, 1867
Genus Epigrapsus Heller, 1862
Genus Gecarcinus Leach, 1814
Genus Gecarcoidea H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Genus Johngarthia Türkay, 1970

Genus Cardiosoma Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Cardisoma Latreille in Latreille, Le Peletier, Serville & Guérin, 1828 (incorrect spelling)
Genus Cardiosoma Smith, 1869 accepted as Cardisoma Latreille in Latreille, Le Peletier, Serville & Guérin, 1828
Genus Cardisoma Berthold, 1827 accepted as Cardisoma Latreille in Latreille, Le Peletier, Serville & Guérin, 1828
Genus Gecarcinoides Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Gecarcoidea H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Genus Gecarcinus de Haan, 1835 accepted as Gecarcoidea H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Genus Gecarcoides Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Gecarcoidea H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Genus Gigantinus accepted as Gecarcinus Leach, 1814
Genus Grapsodes Heller, 1865 accepted as Epigrapsus Heller, 1862
Genus Hylaeocarcinus Wood-Mason, 1874 accepted as Gecarcoidea H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Genus Limnocarcinus de Man, 1879 accepted as Gecarcoidea H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Genus Mystacocarcinus Hilgendorf, 1888 accepted as Epigrapsus Heller, 1862
Genus Nectograpsus Heller, 1865 accepted as Epigrapsus Heller, 1862
Genus Pelocarcinus H. Milne Edwards, 1853 accepted as Gecarcoidea H. Milne Edwards, 1837 (unnecessary replacement name for Gecarcoidea H. Milne Edwards, 1837)
Genus Perigrapsus Heller, 1862 accepted as Cardisoma Latreille in Latreille, Le Peletier, Serville & Guérin, 1828
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Gecarcinidae MacLeay, 1838. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=109596 on 2019-05-26
Date
action
by
2006-11-07 23:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

basis of record WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

current name source De Grave, S., Pentcheff, N.D., Ahyong, S.T., Chan, T.-Y., Crandall, K.A., Dworschak, P.C., Felder, D.L., Feldmann, R.M., Fransen, C.H.J.M., Goulding, L.Y.D., Lemaitre, R., Low, M.E.Y., Martin, J.W., Ng, P.K.L., Schweitzer, C.E., Tan, S.H., Tshudy, D. & Wetzer, R. (2009). A classification of living and fossil genera of decapod crustaceans. <em>Raffles Bulletin of Zoology.</em> supplement 21: 1-109. [details]   

extant flag source De Grave, S., Pentcheff, N.D., Ahyong, S.T., Chan, T.-Y., Crandall, K.A., Dworschak, P.C., Felder, D.L., Feldmann, R.M., Fransen, C.H.J.M., Goulding, L.Y.D., Lemaitre, R., Low, M.E.Y., Martin, J.W., Ng, P.K.L., Schweitzer, C.E., Tan, S.H., Tshudy, D. & Wetzer, R. (2009). A classification of living and fossil genera of decapod crustaceans. <em>Raffles Bulletin of Zoology.</em> supplement 21: 1-109. [details]   

habitat flag source Hartnoll 1988 [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Crustacea (Subphylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Eumalacostraca (Subclass) > Eucarida (Superorder) > Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Brachyura (Infraorder) > Eubrachyura (Division) > Thoracotremata (Group) > Grapsoidea (Superfamily) > Gecarcinidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Brachyuran crabs, marine (?) (Parker) [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]