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Uca deichmanni

Deichmann's Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Uca deichmanni
Rathbun, M.J. (1935) Fossil Crustacea of the Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain, Volume 2.

Information

Subgenus
Leptuca
Common Names
Deichmann's Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms
Planuca deichmanni, Uca (Celuca) deichmanni, Uca (Leptuca) deichmanni, Uca (Minuca) deichmanni, Uca deichmanni
Geographic Range
Eastern Pacific: Costa Rica to northern Colombia
Map data derived from: Crane (1975); von Prahl (1982)
External Links
Encyclopedia of Life
Wikipedia
iNaturalist
NCBI Taxonomy Browser/Genbank
GBIF

Photos

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Video

Male and female Uca deichmanni feeding
35 sec., 352 x 240, MP4
Male Uca deichmanni feeding
32 sec., 352 x 240, MP4
Male Uca deichmanni in front of stick, male Uca beebei behind stick, both waving
46 sec., 352 x 240, MP4
Male Uca deichmanni waving
25 sec., 352 x 240, MP4
Male Uca deichmanni feeding and waving
39 sec., 352 x 240, MP4
Male Uca deichmanni waving
55 sec., 352 x 240, MP4
Male Uca deichmanni fighting, with two flips/throws
14 sec., 352 x 240, MP4
Gravid female Uca deichmanni digging and moving mudballs
34 sec., 352 x 240, MP4

Art

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References

Altevogt (1959), Barnwell & Szelistowski (1985), Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Bott (1954), Bott (1973), Crane (1941), Crane (1944), Crane (1947), Crane (1957), Crane (1966), Crane (1967), Crane (1975), Kaufmann & Barnwell (1985), Kerr et al. (2010), Oliveira (1939), Rathbun (1935), Schöne (1961), von Hagen (1975)