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  • Invertebrate Zoology CRU-5143 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Callinectes danae
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Syntype of Callinectes danae
  • Pernambuco
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southwest: Brazil: Pernambuco
  • 1867 (1867-01-01 - 1867-12-31)
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Callinectes danae S. I. Smith, 1869
Animalia Arthropoda Crustacea Malacostraca Decapoda Pleocyemata Brachyura Portunidae Callinectes danae
Dana swimming crab
Identified by Sidney I. Smith in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Rathbun 1930, Page 120, Voucher of Callinectes danae
Media of type text, Rathbun 1930. Description:The Cancroid Crabs of America of the Families Euryalidae, Portunidae, Atelecyclidae, Cancridae and Xanthidae
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The Cancroid Crabs of America of the Families Euryalidae, Portunidae, Atelecyclidae, Cancridae and Xanthidae
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Pernambuco
Specific Locality: Pernambuco
Verbatim Locality: Brazil, Pernambuco
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -8.05° -34.9° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Penny Benson; 2019-12-10; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: error polygon included to only contain marine locality
Collecting Date: 1867 (1867-01-01 - 1867-12-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1
Remarks: Photographed by Nathaniel Evans PL1375 Date: 3/29/2017
Media of type text, Invertebrate Zoology CRU-5126;CRU-5127;CRU-5128;CRU-5129;CRU-5130;CRU-5131;CRU-5132;CRU-5133;CRU-5134;CRU-5135;CRU-5136;CRU-5137;CRU-5138;CRU-5139;CRU-5140;CRU-5141;CRU-5142;CRU-5143;CRU-5144;CRU-5145;CRU-5146;CRU-5147;CRU-5148;CRU-5149;CRU-5150. Description:MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Crustacea 000001-005975, pg.208

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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Crustacea 000001-005975, pg.208