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History

Species
Uca bengali
Original Usage
Uca (Celuca) triangularis bengali
Original Source with Priority
Crane, J. (1975) Fiddler Crabs of the World: Ocypodidae: Genus Uca. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Derivation
Presumably named after the Bay of Bengal, where it's distribution is centered.

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