Pagurus spinulentus (Henderson, 1888)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1888 or before

Rediscovered in ?





Biology & Ecology




Holotype: NHM 88.33






Original scientific description:

Henderson, J. R. (1888). Report on the Anomura collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Reports on the Scientific Results of the Exploratory Voyage of HMS Challenger, (Zoology) 27: i–xi, 1–221. Her Majesty’s Stationary Office, Edinburgh, UK.


Other references:

Komai, Tomoyuki and Rahayu, Dwi Listyo. (2014). New records and new species of the hermit crab genus Pagurus Fabricius, 1775 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Paguridae) from the Philippines. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 62: 620-646.

Lemaitre, R.; McLaughlin, P. (2021). World Paguroidea & Lomisoidea Database. Pagurus spinulentus (Henderson, 1888). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2021-10-31

McLaughlin, P. A.; Komai, T.; Lemaitre, R.; Rahayu, D.L. (2010). Annotated checklist of anomuran decapod crustaceans of the world (exclusive of the Kiwaoidea and families Chirostylidae and Galatheidae of the Galatheoidea. Part I – Lithodoidea, Lomisoidea and Paguroidea. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Suppl. 23: 5-107.


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