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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology CRU-8551

Cyrtograpsus altimanus Rathbun, 1914

Date Collected:

1872-03-04/1872-03-07

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southwest: Argentina | Rio Negro, San Matias Bay

Current Identification
Animalia Arthropoda Crustacea Malacostraca Eumalacostraca Eucarida Decapoda Pleocyemata Brachyura Grapsoidea Varunidae Varuninae
Determiner: Mary J. Rathbun
Nature of ID: type ID

Rathbun 1914, page 121, Additional Material of Cyrtograpsus altimanus Rathbun, 1914 Listed as Paratype in MCZ ledger. Not mentioned in citation
Media of type text, Rathbun 1914. Description:New Genera and Species of American Brachyrhynchous Crabs

(Media Record)(media file)

Rathbun 1914 Description: New Genera and Species of American Brachyrhynchous Crabs

  • None

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 126 History
Remarks: lot count as of March 2022 (PBenson)

Attribute Value Determination On
sex ovigerous female By: Fenner A. Chace, Jr.
Remarks: original count - 27
sex male By: Fenner A. Chace, Jr.
Remarks: original count - 65
sex female By: Fenner A. Chace, Jr.
Remarks: original count - 40

  • the two original labels for 6126 were found in this jar and labels were placed with 6126 in 1991 by AJohnston

  • None

  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Southwest
  • Country:
  • Argentina
  • Specific Locality:
  • Rio Negro, San Matias Bay
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Argentina, San Matias Bay, Patagonia
  • Georeference:
  • -41.719256, -64.387210 (Error radius: 100km) By: Penny Benson on 2014-01-16 (Source: Google Earth)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1872-03-04 / 1872-03-07
  • Verbatim Date:
  • March 4-7, 1872
  • Collector:
  • Hassler Expedition

  • None

Media of type text, Invertebrate Zoology CRU-8551;CRU-8552;CRU-8553;CRU-8554;CRU-8555;CRU-8556;CRU-8557;CRU-8558;CRU-8559;CRU-8560;CRU-8561;CRU-8562;CRU-8563;CRU-8564;CRU-8565;CRU-8566;CRU-8567;CRU-8568;CRU-8569;CRU-8570;CRU-8571;CRU-8572;CRU-8573;CRU-8574;CRU-8575. Description:MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Crustacea 005976-011900, pg.106

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: Invertebrate Zoology Description: MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Crustacea 005976-011900, pg.106