Animalia > Arthropoda > Malacostraca > Decapoda > Hapalogastridae > Placetron


Synonyms: Lepeopus

Wikipedia Abstract

Placetron wosnessenskii, common name the scaled crab, is a species of king crab found in most waters off North America's west coast. It is the only species in the genus Placetron.
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External References

Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0