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Pagurus pubescens

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Pagurus pubescens.2014


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lexID:
13834 
AphiaID:
107240 
Scientific:
Pagurus pubescens 
German:
Behaarter Einsiedler 
English:
Downy Hermit Crab 
Category:
Рак - Отшельник 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Paguridae (Family) > Pagurus (Genus) > pubescens (Species) 
Initial determination:
Krøyer, 1838 
Occurrence:
White Sea, Arctic (North Polar Sea), Norway, Belgium, Ireland, Sweden, France, Бртианские острова , Гренландия, Европейский берег, Исландия, Канада, Северное море 
Sea depth:
30 - 200 Meter 
Size:
1,0 cm - 2,5 cm 
Temperature:
-1,4°C - 16,5°C 
Food:
omnivore, Carrion 
Difficulty:
Cold water animal 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2021-05-03 20:30:03 

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Pagurus pubescens Krøyer, 1838

Pagurus is a genus of hermit crabs in the family Paguridae. This hermit crab is omnivorous, but mostly prey on small animals and scavenge carrion.

P. pubescens has significantly more hair on its legs than the common hermit crab. The right claw is larger than the left, and three times the length of the body (carapace).

The Downy Hermit Crab is usually found on a large variety of substrates, but seems to be most frequent a bit deeper than the other hermit crabs in Norway. It is common deeper than 30 m.

Synonymised names:
Eupagurus kroyeri Stimpson, 1859 (transferred to Pagurus by Makarov (1938); junior synonym)
Eupagurus pubescens (Krøyer, 1838)
Pagurus kroyeri (Stimpson, 1859) (junior synonym)
Pagurus Thompsoni Bell, 1853 [in Bell, 1844-1853] (junior synonym)

External links

  1. EOL (en). Abgerufen am 03.05.2021.
  2. WoRMS (en). Abgerufen am 03.05.2021.

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