Species under Pachycheles
n= 18
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Pachycheles ackleianus
Milne-Edwards, 1880
red-reef porcelain crab Southwest Atlantic
Pachycheles garciaensis
(Ward, 1942)
Indo-West Pacific
Pachycheles holosericus
Schmitt, 1921
sponge porcelain crab East Pacific
Pachycheles johnsoni
Haig, 1965
Western Pacific
Pachycheles monilifer
(Dana, 1852)
wormreef porcelain crab Western Atlantic Ocean
Pachycheles natalensis
(Krauss, 1843)
Western Indian Ocean
Pachycheles pectinicarpus
Stimpson, 1858
Northwest Pacific
Pachycheles pilosus
(Milne-Edwards, 1837)
pilose porcelain crab Western Atlantic Ocean
Pachycheles pisoides
(Heller, 1865)
Indo-Pacific
Pachycheles pisum
(Milne-Edwards, 1837)
Northwest Pacific
Pachycheles pubescens
Holmes, 1900
pubescent porcelain crab Eastern Pacific
Pachycheles riisei
(Stimpson, 1858)
Riise porcelain crab Western Atlantic Ocean
Pachycheles rudis
Stimpson, 1859
thickclaw porcelain crab Eastern Pacific
Pachycheles rugimanus
Milne-Edwards, 1880
sculptured porcelain crab Western Atlantic Ocean
Pachycheles sculptus
(Milne-Edwards, 1837)
porcelain crabs Indo-Pacific
Pachycheles setiferous
Yang, 1996
Western Central Pacific
Pachycheles spinipes
(Milne-Edwards, 1873)
Pacific Ocean
Pachycheles tomentosus
Henderson, 1893
Western Indian Ocean
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