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History

Species
Uca intermedia
Original Usage
Uca (Uca) intermedia
Original Source with Priority
von Prahl, H., and N. Toro (1985) Uca (Uca) intermedia (Crustacea: Brachyura: Ocypodidae) A new fiddler crab of the Pacific coast of Columbia. Zoologischer Anzeiger 215(5–6):274–278.
Derivation
Named after the fact that this species was an intermediate between other known species from the subgenus.

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