Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Malacostraca > Subclass Eumalacostraca > Superorder Eucarida > Order Decapoda > Suborder Pleocyemata > Infraorder Anomura > Superfamily Galatheoidea > Family Munididae > Genus Munida

Munida sarsi Huus, 1935

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

MunidaLeach, 1820accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): muddertrollkreps sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English: rugose squat lobster sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Rugose Squat Lobster sources: Charles Hussey
 Norwegian Bokmål: muddertrollkreps sources: Zur morphologisch-systematischen und biologischen
 Norwegian Nynorsk: gjørmetrollkreps sources: Zur morphologisch-systematischen und biologischen
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): gjørmetrollkreps


original description

Huus, J. (1935) Zur morphologischsystematischen und biologischen Kenntniss der nordischen Munida Larven (Crustacea-Decapoda). Bergens Museum Ärbok, 8, 1-29, 4 pls.

basis of record

Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 284-292

basis of record

Baba K., Macpherson E., Poore G., Ahyong S., Bermudez A., Cabezas P., Lin C., Nizinski M., Rodrigues C. & Schnabel K. 2008. Catalogue of squat lobsters of the world (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura—families Chirostylidae, Galatheidae and Kiwaidae). (Zootaxa 1905). 220 pp.; 30 cm.

additional source

d'Udekem d'Acoz, C. (1999). Inventaire et distribution des crustacés décapodes de l'Atlantique nord-oriental, de la Méditerranée et des eaux continentales adjacentes au nord de 25°N [Inventory and distribution of the decapod crustaceans from the northeastern Atlantic, the Mediterranean and the adjacent continental waters north of 25°N]. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 40. Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle: Paris, France. ISBN 2-86515-114-10. X, 383 pp.



External Links

Link To GBIF


Türkay, M. (2012). Munida sarsi Huus, 1935. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:107163




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