Species under Paguristes
n= 52
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Paguristes acanthomerus
Ortmann, 1892
Northwest Pacific 2.13
Paguristes aciculus
Grant, 1905
Western Pacific
Paguristes albimaculatus
Komai, 2001
Northwest Pacific 0.75
Paguristes alcocki
McLaughlin & Rahayu, 2005
Western Central Pacific
Paguristes alegrias
Morgan, 1987
Eastern Indian Ocean
Paguristes anahuachis
Glassell, 1938
Eastern Central Pacific
Paguristes anomalus
Bouvier, 1918
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes arostratus
Rahayu, 2006
Western Central Pacific
Paguristes bakeri
Holmes, 1900
digger hermit East Pacific
Paguristes brachyrostris
Rahayu, 2006
Western Central Pacific
Paguristes brevirostris
Baker, 1905
Eastern Indian Ocean
Paguristes cadenati
Forest, 1954
red reef hermit Western Atlantic Ocean
Paguristes ciliatus
Heller, 1862
Indo-West Pacific
Paguristes digitalis
Stimpson, 1858
golden-hairy hermit crab Northwest Pacific 1.37
Paguristes doederleini
Komai, 2001
Northwest Pacific 0.73
Paguristes eremita
(Linnaeus, 1767)
eye spot hermit crab Mediterranean Sea
Paguristes erythrops
Holthuis, 1959
Southwest Atlantic
Paguristes grayi
Benedict, 1901
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes hernancortezi
McLaughlin & Provenzano, 1974
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes hummi
Wass, 1955
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes inconstans
McLaughlin & Provenzano, 1974
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes invisisacculus
McLaughlin & Provenzano, 1974
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes kimberleyensis
Morgan & Frosest, 1991
Eastern Indian Ocean
Paguristes limonensis
McLaughlin & Provenzano, 1974
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes longirostris
Dana, 1851
Indo-West Pacific
Paguristes lymani
Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1893
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes markhami
Sandberg, 1996
Western Atlantic Ocean
Paguristes moorei
Benedict, 1901
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes oculatus
(Fabricius, 1775)
Mediterranean Sea
Paguristes ortmanni
Miyake, 1978
Ortmann's hermit crab Western Pacific 1.27
Paguristes oxyophthalmus
Holthuis, 1959
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes palythophilus
Ortmann, 1892
Western Pacific 1.12
Paguristes parvus
Holmes, 1900
island hermit East Pacific
Paguristes puncticeps
Benedict, 1901
Western Atlantic
Paguristes puniceus
Henderson, 1896
Indo-West Pacific
Paguristes pusillus
Henderson, 1896
Indo-West Pacific
Paguristes robustus
Forest & de Saint Laurent, 1967
Southwest Atlantic
Paguristes runyanae
Haig & Ball, 1988
Western Central Pacific
Paguristes seminudus
Stimpson, 1858
Northwest Pacific
Paguristes sericeus
Milne-Edwards, 1880
blue-eyed hermit Western Atlantic Ocean
Paguristes spinipes
Milne-Edwards, 1880
Southwest Atlantic
Paguristes starcki
Provenzano, 1965
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes streaensis
Pastore, 1984
Mediterranean Sea
Paguristes subpilosus
Henderson, 1888
Southwest Pacific
Paguristes syrtensis
De Saint Laurent, 1971
Mediterranean Sea
Paguristes tortugae
Schmitt, 1933
bandeye hermit Western Atlantic
Paguristes triangulatus
Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1893
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes turgidus
(Stimpson, 1856)
orange hairy hermit Eastern Pacific
Paguristes ulreyi
Schmitt, 1921
furry hermit Eastern Pacific 2.5
Paguristes versus
Komai, 2001
Western Pacific 0.72
Paguristes wassi
Provenzano, 1961
Western Central Atlantic
Paguristes weddelli
(Milne Edwards, 1848)
Southeast Pacific
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