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Uca crenulata

Crenulated Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Gelasimus crenulatus
Lockington, W.N. (1877) Remarks on the Crustacea of the west coast of North America, with a catalogue of the species in the museum of the California Academy of Sciences. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 7(1):145–156.

Information

Subgenus
Leptuca
Common Names
Crenulated Fiddler Crab, Notched Fiddler Crab, Mexican Fiddler Crab, California Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms (Chronology)
Gelasimus crenulatus, Gelasimus gracilis, Uca (Celuca) [crenulata] crenulata crenulata, Uca (Leptuca) crenulata, Uca (Leptuca) crenulata crenulata, Uca (Minuca) crenulata, Uca crenulata, Uca crenulata crenulata, Uca gracilis
Geographic Range
Eastern Pacific: USA (rarely as far north as Santa Barbara) to Mexico (Nayarit)
Map data derived from: Brusca (1980); Crane (1975); Garth & Abbott (1980); Green (1980); Hendrickx (1984); Hubbard & Dugan (1989); Leija-Tristán et al. (1990)
External Links
Encyclopedia of Life
Wikipedia
iNaturalist
GBIF

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References

Allen (1976), Baldwin & Kirschener (1976), Baldwin & Kirschener (1976), Barnwell (1976), Bayley (1972), Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Bliss (1968), Bott (1954), Brusca (1973), Brusca (1980), Crane (1941), Crane (1947), Crane (1975), DeCoursey (1983), deRivera (2000), Edney (1961), Faxon (1895), Garth (1960), Green (1980), Green et al. (1959), Greenaway (1988), Gross (1955), Gross (1957), Gross (1961), Gross (1964), Headstrom (1979), Heard (1976), Hendrickx (1979), Hendrickx (1984), Hendrickx (1995), Hinton (1969), Holmes (1900), Holmes (1904), Honegger (1973), Honegger (1973), Honegger (1976), Hubbard & Dugan (1989), Jansen (1970), Johnson & Snook (1927), Jones (1941), Kaiser & Lehmann (1975), Kingsley (1880), Kinne (1963), Lehmann (1976), Lehmann et al. (1974), Lockington (1877), Lockwood (1962), Lockwood (1967), Maccagno (1928), Mantel & Farmer (1983), McDermott & Pope (2010), McFadden & Thurman (2003), Naiditch et al. (2001), Neuffer et al. (2001), Nicou (1959), Nicou (1960), Nobili (1899), Nobili (1901), Oliveira (1939), Ortmann (1897), Potts & Parry (1964), Powers (1975), Powers & Cole (1976), Przibram (1905), Rathbun (1893), Rathbun (1899), Rathbun (1900), Rathbun (1904), Rathbun (1918), Rathbun (1923), Rathbun (1924), Ricketts et al. (1968), Robertson (1960), Rosenberg (2000), Rosenberg (2001), Rosenberg (2002), Sarkisian (1957), Schmitt (1921), Thurman (2004), Vernberg & Vernberg (1970), von Hagen (1968), Wolvekamp & Waterman (1960), Young (1900), Zucker (1973)