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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Callianassa tyrrhena (Petagna, 1792)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Callianassa tyrrhena (Petagna, 1792)

Synonyms:
Astacus tyrrhenus Petagna, 1792, Institutiones Entomologicae,1: 418; pl. 5 fig. 3.
Callianassa laticauda Otto, 1828
Callianassa (Callichirus) stebbingi Borradaile, 1903
Callianassa (Callichirus) laticauda Borradaile, 1903

FAO Names:
Sand ghost shrimp [English]

Local Names:
GERMANY: Maulwurfkrebs, Sandkrebs
ITALY: Corbola selvatica falsa, Scardobola; Corbola salvadega (Veneto)
SPAIN: Topo de mar; Talp de mar (Cataluña)

Sand ghost shrimp (Callianassa tyrrhena)