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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Macrocheira kaempferi Temminck, 1836

Scientific synonyms and common names

Majacea, Taka ashi gani (Japanese) de Haan, 1833-1849 (1833): xiii.
Maja kaempferi Temminck, 1836: xxiv.
Inachus (Macrocheira) Kaempferi (Japanese: Shima-gani) de Haan, 1833-1849 (1839): 100, pls 25, 26, 27, 28, fig. a, pl. H.
Macrocheira kaempferi Miers, 1886: 33. -- Ortmann, 1893a: 40. -- Balss, 1924b: 25. -- Urita, 1926a: 32. -- Yokoya, 1933: 147. -- Sakai, 1935a: 65. -- Sakai, 1936b: 77, pl. 16. -- Sakai, 1938a: 229, fig. 19, pl. 24, fig. 1. -- Arakawa, 1963: 41, figs 1-4, pls 1-4. -- Sakai, 1965b: 69, pl. 29. -- Holthuis & Sakai, 1970: 120, 313, pl. 13. -- Sakai, 1976a: 171, pl. 52, pl. 53, fig. 1. -- Miyake, 1983: 25, pl. 9, fig. 4. -- Huang et al., 1990: 208, pl. 1. -- Yamaguchi & Baba, 1993: 333, fig. 111A-G, pl. 11a-c. -- Takeda, 1997: 240, pl. 1 B. -- Muraoka, 1998: 23.
Kaempferia kaempferi Miers, 1886: 33(in foot note). -- Doflein, 1902: 655. -- Parisi, 1915b: 284.
Inachus (Macrocheira) kaempferi Yamaguchi, 1993: 585.

Takaàshi-gani [Japanese]

Macrocheira kaempferi