Lophopilumnus dilatipes (Adams & White, 1849)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Pilumnus dilatipes Adams & White, 1849 (original combination)


Conservation Status






Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Adams, A. and White, A. (1849). Crustacea. Part 2. In: A. Adams (ed.), The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Samarang under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, during the years 1843-1846, i-viii, 33-67, pls 7-13. Benham & Reeve, London. (For dates of publication see Sherborn, C.D., 1922: cxi.)

Other references:

Davie, P. J. F. (1988). The genus Lophopilumnus (Crustacea: Brachyura: Pilumnidae): the rediscovery of L. cristipes (Calman, 1900) and the description of a new species. The Beagle. Occasional Papers of the Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences 5(1): 77-85.

Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp.

Manuel, M. R. and Takeda, M. (1990). Rediscovery of Lophopilumnus dilatipes (Adams et White, 1848), a pilumnid crab from the Philippines. Bulletin of the Biogeographical Society of Japan 45(8): 61-64, figs. 1-2.

WoRMS. (2021). Lophopilumnus dilatipes (Adams & White, 1849). Accessed at: on 2021-11-01


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