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Menaethius monoceros One-horned spider crab

Menaethius monocerosis commonly referred to as One-horned spider crab. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
13431 
AphiaID:
208908 
Scientific:
Menaethius monoceros 
German:
Einhörnige Spinnenkrabbe 
English:
One-horned Spider Crab 
Category:
Crabs 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Epialtidae (Family) > Menaethius (Genus) > monoceros (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Latreille, ), 1825 
Occurrence:
Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Hong Kong, Suez-Kanal, Tunesien, (the) Maldives, Ambon, Arabian Sea, Banda Sea, Ceram Sea , China, Cook Islands, Coral reefs, Corea, East Africa, Eastern Indian Ocean, Fiji, French Polynesia, Greece, Gulf of Aqaba / Gulf of Eliat, Gulf of Bengal / Bay of Bengal, Hawaii, India, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Invasive Species, Israel, Java, Lebanon, Lessepsian migrant, Line Islands, Lord Howe Island, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, New Caledonia, New South Wales (Australia), Norfolk Island, Northern Territory (Australia), Okinawa, Pakistan, Palau, Paracel-Islands, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Red Sea, Savu Sea, South-Africa, Sulu Sea , Sumatra, Syrian Arab Republic, Taiwan, The Aegan Sea (Mediterranean), the Andaman Sea, the Cargados Carajos Shoals, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Nicobar Islands, the Seychelles, Timor, Timor Sea, Tonga, Tuamoto Islands, Turkey, Tyrrhenian Sea (Mediterranean Sea), Victoria (Australia), Western Australia, Western Indian Ocean 
Sea depth:
0 - 57 Meter 
Size:
5.91" - 7.48" (15cm - 19,5cm) 
Temperature:
23,6 °F - 29,3 °F (23,6°C - 29,3°C) 
Food:
Amphipods, Carrion, Clams, Copepods, Fish (little fishes), Foraminifers, Herbivorous, Sea urchins, Sepia, Snails, Sponges, Starfishs, Worms, Zoobenthos, Zooplankton 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-12-13 16:38:42 

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Menaethius monoceros (Latreille, 1825)


Synonymised names:
Inachus arabicus Rüppell, 1830 (junior synonym)
Menaethiops monoceros
Menaethius angustus Dana, 1851
Menaethius areolatus Dana, 1851
Menaethius dentatus Stimpson, 1857 (junior synonym)
Menaethius depressus Dana, 1852
Menaethius inornatus Dana, 1852
Menaethius porcellus White, 1848 (junior synonym)
Menaethius rugosus A. Milne-Edwards, 1862
Menaethius subserratus Adams & White, 1848
Menaethius tuberculatus Adams & White, 1848
Pisa monoceros Latreille, 1825

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