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History

Species
Uca polita
Original Usage
Uca (Australuca) polita
Original Source with Priority
Crane, J. (1975) Fiddler Crabs of the World: Ocypodidae: Genus Uca. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Derivation
from the Latin verb polire meaning “to polish”, a reference to the smooth surface of the outer manus of the major cheliped.

Binomials Using this Specific Name