Fiddler Crabs Home Blog

cryptica

History

Species
Uca cryptica
Original Usage
Uca (Austruca) cryptica
Original Source with Priority
Naderloo, R., M. Türkay, and H.-L. Chen (2010) Taxonomic revision of the wide-front fiddler crabs of the Uca lactea group (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Ocypodidae) in the Indo-West Pacific. Zootaxa 2500:1–38.
Derivation
Named because the speces was hidden among numerous museum specimens yet remained unknown

Locations Where the Name has Been Applied

Number of Uses of Name per Year

Binomials Using this Specific Name