Orientotlos iishibai Sakai, 1980:74



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status




Japan & Taiwan


Anatomy & Morphology



Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Sakai, T. (1980). On new and rare crabs taken from Japanese and Central Pacific waters. Researches on Crustacea 10: 73-84, pl. 5.


Other references:

DecaNet eds. (2023). DecaNet. Orientotlos iishibai Sakai, 1980. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2023-08-27

Ng, Peter K. L. and Chan, Tin-Yam. (2021). Rediscovery of Orientotlos iishibai Sakai, 1980 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura, Leucosiidae) in Taiwan. Zookeys 1053: 185-195.

Ng, Peter K. L., Chen, Yu-Cheng and Chan, Tin-Yam. (2023). The male of Orientotlos iishibai Sakai, 1980 (Decapoda, Brachyura, Leucosiidae). Crustaceana 96(8): 815-820.

Ng, Peter K. L., Guinot, D. and Davie, P. J. F. (2008). Systema Brachyurorum: Part I. An annotated checklist of extant brachyuran crabs of the world. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 17: 1-286.


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