Pagurus tanneri

Author: Benedict, 1892


General: Large, orange, right claw (bearing a large triangular protusion) is much larger that the left.

Geographic Information

Published depth range: 90 - 1400 m

Ocean range (global): Bering Sea to California.

Habitat description: Benthic, soft sediment.

Additional Information

Taxonomist assessment: L. Kuhnz ID'd from MARS site; housed in large Neptunea and Bathybemix shells.


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

McLaughlin, P.A., T. Komai, and R. Lemaitre (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world Part I. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 23: 5–107.

Clark, R. (unpublished) West Coast Slope Invertebrates Juan de Fuca Strait to Baja California (And Southern California Shelf).

Citation: Pagurus tanneri (Benedict, 1892) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-19.
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