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murifecenta

History

Primary Senior Synonym
Uca vocator
Original Usage
Uca murifecenta
Original Source with Priority
Crane, J. (1943) Display, breeding and relationships of fiddler crabs (Brachyura, Genus Uca) in the Northeastern United States. Zoologica NY 28:217–223.
Derivation
The name came from the crab's habit of building walls.

Notes/Comments

Uca murifecenta Crane, 1943, is a junior synonym of Uca vocator (Herbst, 1804).

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