Fiddler Crabs Home Blog

longisignalis

History

Species
Uca longisignalis
Original Usage
Uca longisignalis
Original Source with Priority
Salmon, M., and S.P. Atsaides (1968) Visual and acoustical signalling during courtship by fiddler crabs (genus Uca). American Zoologist 8(3):623–639.
Derivation
Named for the extended duration of the waving display and sounds produced by the males.

Binomials Using this Specific Name