Pagurus Fabricius 1775 (hermit crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Paguridae

Full reference: J. C. Fabricius. 1775. Systema Entomologiae, Sistens Insectorum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species Adiectis Synonymis, Locis, Descriptionibus, Observationibus 1-832

Parent taxon: Pagurinae according to K. N. Whetstone and J. S. H. Collins 1982

See also Fabricius 1775, Schweitzer et al. 2010, Sepkoski 2002 and Vicens and Rodríguez-Perea 2003

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Pagurus alabamensis Pagurus alatoides Pagurus avellanedae Pagurus banderensis Pagurus bernhardus Pagurus concavus Pagurus constans Pagurus convexus Pagurus dubius Pagurus granosimanus Pagurus langei Pagurus malloryi Pagurus manzonii Pagurus marceti Pagurus marini Pagurus mauritanicus Pagurus megalops Pagurus pectinatus Pagurus rakosensis Pagurus similis Pagurus sinuatus Pagurus squamosus Pagurus travisensis Pagurus tuberculosus Pagurus turcus

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Type: Cancer bernhardus

Ecology: carnivore


• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Panama (1), United States (4: California, Maryland, Virgin Islands)

• Pliocene of Italy (1), Japan (1)

• Neogene of Italy (1), Poland (2)

• Miocene of Fiji (1), Hungary (1), Japan (1), Malta (1), New Zealand (1), Spain (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1), United States (1: Washington)

• Eocene of Denmark (1), Spain (1)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Alabama)

• Paleogene of Belgium (1), Hungary (1), Italy (1), the Netherlands (1), United States (1: Washington)

• Cenozoic of Italy (1)

• Cretaceous of Mexico (1), United States (4: Alabama, New Jersey, Texas)

• Jurassic of France (1), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 36 collections including 42 occurrences

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