BIOTIC Species Information for Macropodia tenuirostris
Researched byRose Edwards Data supplied byMarLIN
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Scientific nameMacropodia tenuirostris Common nameSlender spider crab
MCS CodeS1533 Recent SynonymsNone

PhylumCrustacea Subphylum
Superclass ClassEumalacostraca
SubclassEucarida OrderDecapoda
SuborderPleocyemata FamilyInachidae
GenusMacropodia Speciestenuirostris

Additional InformationThe arrangement of spines on the upper surface are diagnostic of species of Macropodia (see Ingle 1980 & 1996 for further details).
Taxonomy References Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Ingle, 1996, Ingle, 1980, Crothers & Crothers, 1988, Howson & Picton, 1997,
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