Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Discoplax hirtipes (Dana, 1851)

  • Cardisoma hirtipes Dana, J.D. 1851. Crustacea Grapsoidea, (Cyclometopa, Edwardsii): Conspectus Crustacearum quae in Orbis Terrarum circumnavigatione, Carolo Wilkes e classe Reipublicae Foederatae Duce, lexit et descriptsit J.D. Dana. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia 5: 247-254 [253].
    Type data:
     Holotype BMNH 61.44 , Viti [Fiji Islands].



Extra Distribution Information

Indo-west Pacific Oceans.

Other Regions

Christmas Island terrestrial & freshwater

Ecological Descriptors

Burrower, herbivore, littoral, semiterrestrial.


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)
04-Jun-2012 04-Jun-2012 MOVED
10-May-2012 10-May-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)