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borealis

History

Species
Uca borealis
Original Usage
Uca (Thalassuca) vocans borealis
Original Source with Priority
Crane, J. (1975) Fiddler Crabs of the World: Ocypodidae: Genus Uca. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Derivation
Named for its northern distribution, after the Greek noun Boreas for “northern wind.”

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