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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Ibacus peronii Leach, 1815

Scientific synonyms and common names

Ibacus peronii Leach, 1815

Ibacus peronii Leach, 1815, Zoological Miscellany, 2: 152, pl. 119. Name laced on Official List of Specific Names in Zoology in Opinion 519 (published in 1958).
Scyllarus incisus Leach, 1815
? Phyllosoma duperreyi Guérin, 1829

FAO Names:
Butterfly fan lobster [English]

Local Names:
AUSTRALIA: Balmain bug, Butterfly lobster, Flapjack, Péron's Ibacus crab, Prawn-killer, Sand crayfish Sand lobster, Southern shovel-nosed lobster, Squagga

Butterfly fan lobster (Ibacus peronii)