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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Multicrustacea
Classis: Malacostraca
Subclassis: Eumalacostraca
Superordo: Eucarida
Ordo: Decapoda
Subordo: Pleocyemata
Infraordo: Brachyura
Sectio: Eubrachyura
Subsectio: Thoracotremata
Superfamilia: Ocypodoidea

Familia: Ocypodidae
Subfamilia: Macrophthalminae
Genus: Macrophthalmus
Subgenera: M. (macrophthalmus) – M. (mareotis) – M. (paramareotis)
Species:M. consobrinus – M. lisae


Poupin, J.; Bouchard, J.-M. 2010: A new dwarf sentinel crab from Mayotte Island, western Indian Ocean (Decapoda: Brachyura: Macrophthalmidae). Zootaxa, 2501: 61–67. Preview
Teng, S-J. & Shih, H-T. 2015. A new species of Macrophthalmus Desmarest, 1823 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Macrophthalmidae) from Taiwan, with notes on four new records. Zootaxa 4058(4): 451–470. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4058.4.1. Preview (PDF) Reference page.
Macrophthalmus is a genus of crabs which are widespread across the Indo-Pacific.[1] It contains the following species (arranged into subgenera):[2]

Subgenus Chaenostoma Stimpson, 1858

Macrophthalmus boscii Audouin, 1826
Macrophthalmus dentatus Stimpson, 1858
Macrophthalmus punctulatus Miers, 1884

Subgenus Euplax H. Milne-Edwards, 1852

Macrophthalmus leptophthalmus H. Milne-Edwards, 1852
Macrophthalmus dagohoyi Mendoza & Ng, 2007

Subgenus Hemiplax Heller, 1865

Macrophthalmus hirtipes (Jacquinot in Hombron & Jacquinot, 1846)

Subgenus Macrophthalmus Desmarest, 1823

Macrophthalmus abbreviatus Manning & Holthuis, 1981
Macrophthalmus banzai Wada & K. Sakai, 1989
Macrophthalmus brevis (Herbst, 1804)
Macrophthalmus ceratophorus Sakai, 1969
Macrophthalmus consobrinus Nobili, 1906
Macrophthalmus convexus Stimpson, 1858
Macrophthalmus crassipes H. Milne-Edwards, 1852
Macrophthalmus darwinensis Barnes, 1971
Macrophthalmus gallardoi Serène, 1971
Macrophthalmus graeffei A. Milne-Edwards, 1873
Macrophthalmus grandidieri A. Milne-Edwards, 1867
Macrophthalmus hilgendorfi Tesch, 1915
Macrophthalmus laevimanus H. Milne-Edwards, 1852
Macrophthalmus latipes Borradaile, 1902
Macrophthalmus malaccensis Tweedie, 1937
Macrophthalmus microfylacas Nagai, Watanabe & Naruse, 2006
Macrophthalmus milloti Crosnier, 1965
Macrophthalmus parvimanus Guérin, 1834
Macrophthalmus philippinensis Serène, 1971
Macrophthalmus sandakani Rathbun, 1907
Macrophthalmus serenei Takeda & Komai, 1991
Macrophthalmus sulcatus H. Milne-Edwards, 1852
Macrophthalmus telescopicus Owen, 1839
Macrophthalmus tomentosus Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842
Macrophthalmus transversus (Latreille, 1817)

Subgenus Mareotis Barnes, 1967

Macrophthalmus abercrombiei Barnes, 1966
Macrophthalmus crinitus Rathbun, 1913
Macrophthalmus definitus Adams & White, 1849
Macrophthalmus depressus Rüppell, 1830
Macrophthalmus frequens Tai & Song, 1984
Macrophthalmus japonicus (De Haan, 1835)
?Macrophthalmus laevis A. Milne-Edwards, 1867
Macrophthalmus pacificus Dana, 1851
Macrophthalmus teschi Kemp, 1919
Macrophthalmus tjiljapensis Pretzmann, 1974
Macrophthalmus tomentosus Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842
Macrophthalmus setosus H. Milne-Edwards, 1852

Subgenus Paramareotis Komai, Goshima & Murai, 1995

Macrophthalmus boteltobagoe Sakai, 1939
Macrophthalmus erato De Man, 1888
Macrophthalmus holthuisi Serène, 1973
Macrophthalmus quadratus A. Milne-Edwards, 1873

Subgenus Tasmanoplax Barnes, 1967

Macrophthalmus latifrons Barnes, 1967

Subgenus Venitus Barnes, 1967

Macrophthalmus barnesi Serène, 1971
Macrophthalmus dentipes Lucas in Guérin-Méneville, 1836
Macrophthalmus gastrodes Kemp, 1915
Macrophthalmus latreillei (Desmarest, 1822)
Macrophthalmus leptophthalmus H. Milne-Edwards, 1852
Macrophthalmus serratus Adams & White, 1849
Macrophthalmus vietnamensis Serène, 1971


M. A. Pancucci-Papadopoulou; M. Corsini-Foka & M. Naletaki (2010). "Macrophthalmus graeffei A. Milne Edwards, 1873 (Crustacea: Brachyura: Macrophthalmidae): a new Indo-Pacific guest off Rhodes Island (SE Aegean Sea, Greece)" (PDF). Mediterranean Marine Science. 11 (1): in press. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-23.
Peter K. L. Ng; Danièle Guinot & Peter J. F. Davie (2008). "Systema Brachyurorum: Part I. An annotated checklist of extant Brachyuran crabs of the world" (PDF). Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. 17: 1–286. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-06-06.


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