species: Atergatis floridus in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Atergatis floridus


©Anne Hoggett: Atergatis floridus from under intertidal rock slab at Mermaid Cove, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Atergatis floridus from under intertidal rock slab at Mermaid Cove, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Atergatis floridus on the intertidal reef flat south of South Island, Lizard Island Group.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Xanthidae
Genus Atergatis
Species Atergatis floridus

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Distinguishing features

Carapace to about 3 cm wide, convex and smooth, dark brown/green with pale scribbled pattern.

Size

  • Size data has not been obtained.

Synonyms

Distribution


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