General: Large, orange, right claw (bearing a large triangular protusion) is much larger that the left.
Published depth range: 90 - 1400 m
Ocean range (global): Bering Sea to California.
Habitat description: Benthic, soft sediment.
Taxonomist assessment: L. Kuhnz ID'd from MARS site; housed in large Neptunea and Bathybemix shells.
ReferencesEncyclopedia 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Clark, R. (unpublished) West Coast Slope Invertebrates Juan de Fuca Strait to Baja California (And Southern California Shelf).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/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Pagurus%20tanneri. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-19.