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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Synonym of Homarinus capensis (Herbst, 1792)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Homarus capensis (Herbst, 1792)

Cancer (Astacus) capensis Herbst, 1792, Versuch einer Naturgeschichte der Krabben und Krebse, 2: 49, pl. 26 fig.1.
Astacus fulvus Fabricius, 1793
Homarus fulvus Weber, 1795
Astacus capensis Latreille, 1802
Cancer (Astacus) fulvus Turton, 1806

FAO Names:
Cape lobster [English]
Homard du Cap [French]
Bogavante del Cabo [Spanish]

Cape lobster (Homarus capensis)