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armatus

History

Primary Senior Synonym
Uca insignis
Original Usage
Gelasimus armatus
Original Source with Priority
Smith, S.I. (1870) A fiddler-crab with two large hands. American Naturalist 3(10):557.
Derivation
Latin for “armored.”

Notes/Comments

Gelasimus armatus Smith, 1870, is a junior synonym of Uca insignis (H. Milne Edwards, 1852)

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