Paralomis verrilli

Alternate names: Verill's paralomis

Author: Benedict, 1894


Size: Carapace length to 10.2 cm.

General: Carapace slightly longer than wide. Scarlet red with large spines elevated areas and lateral margins. Flattened walking legs.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic.

Ocean range (global): North Pacific: Bering Sea to Cortez Bank (Channel Islands chain). Japan.

Published depth range: 850 - 2379 m

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Donaldson, W. and S. Byersforfer (2005). Biological field techniques for lithodid crabs. Alaska Sea Grant Program, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK. 76 pp.

Citation: Paralomis verrilli (Benedict, 1894) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-22.
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