Pagurus imaii (Yokoya, 1939)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Eupagurus imaii Yokoya, 1939 (original combination)


Conservation Status




Hokkaido, Japan


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Yokoya, Y. (1939). Macrura and Anomura of decapod Crustacea found in the neighbourhood of Onagawa, Miyagi-ken. The Science Reports of the Tôhoku Imperial University, Fourth Series (Biology). 14: 261-289.

Other references:

Komai, T. (1994). Rediscovery of Pagurus imaii (Yokoya, 1939) (Decapoda: Anomura: Paguridae) from Hokkaido, Japan. Natural History Research 3: 33-39.

Lemaitre, R.; McLaughlin, P. (2021). World Paguroidea & Lomisoidea Database. Pagurus imaii (Yokoya, 1939). 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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