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Species Coenobita perlatus H. Milne Edwards, 1837

  • Coenobita perlata Milne Edwards, H. 1837. Histoire Naturelle des CrustacĂ©s, comprenant l'anatomie, la physiologie et la classification de ces animaux. Paris : Libraire Encyclopedique de Roret Vol. 2 532 pp., Atlas 32 pp., 42 pls. [242].
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) MNHP, Mauritius.

 

Distribution

States

Queensland


Extra Distribution Information

NE Herald Cay; Indo-west Pacific Oceans.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IMCRA

Cocos (Keeling) Island Province (22), Christmas Island Province (23), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory

Ecological Descriptors

Nocturnal, supratidal, terrestrial.

Extra Ecological Information

Offshore islands, commonly found in turban shells, shelters under logs and litter during day.

 

General References

Forest, J. 1956. La faune des Iles Cocos-Keelings Paguridea. Bulletin of the Raffles Museum 27(6): 45-55 [53]

 

History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
24-Apr-2012 24-Apr-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)