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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Charybdis erythrodactyla (Lamarck, 1818)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Portunus erythrodactylus Lamarck, 1818: 259.
Thalamita erythrodactyla Milne Edwards H., 1834: 464.
Goniosoma erythrodactylum Milne Edwards A., 1861: 369. -- de Man, 1889: 424. -- Klunzinger, 1913: 364.
Charybdis erythrodactyla Rathbun, 1906: 872, pl. 4. -- Rathbun, 1911: 206. -- Laurie, 1915: 438. -- Sendler, 1923: 40. -- Leene, 1936: 117, figs 1-5. -- Sakai, 1937b: 129, pl. 3, fig. 1. -- Sakai, 1939: 408, pl. 83, fig. 1. -- Edmondson, 1954: 245, figs 21a, 22a-c. -- Forest & Guinot, 1961: 30. -- Michel, 1964: 16. -- Ho & Liu, 2000.
Charybdis (Goniosupradens) erythrodactyla Leene, 1938: 134, figs 77-80. -- Crosnier, 1962: 86, pl. 7, fig. 1. -- Stephenson, 1972b: 12(key), 36. -- Sakai, 1976a: 365, pl. 129, fig. 2. -- Stephenson, 1976: 15.

Rainbow swimming crab [English]
Swimming crab, rainbow [English]
Red-legged swimming crab [English]
Swimming crab, red-legged [English]
Madara-íshigani [Japanese]
ishigani, Madara- [Japanese]

Rainbow swimming crab (Charybdis erythrodactyla)