Fiddler Crabs

Uca herradurensis

La Herradura Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Uca galapagensis herradurensis
Bott, R. (1954) Dekapoden (Crustacea) aus El Salvador. 1. Winkerkrabben (Uca). Senckenbergiana biologica 35(3–4):155–180.

Information

Subgenus
Minuca
Common Names
La Herradura Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms
Minuca herradurensis, Uca (Minuca) [galapagensis] galapagensis herradurensis, Uca (Minuca) galapagensis herradurensis, Uca (Minuca) glabromana herradurensis, Uca (Minuca) herradurensis, Uca (Minuca) macrodactyla glabromana, Uca galapagensis herradurensis, Uca herradurensis, Uca macrodactyla glabromana
Geographic Range
Eastern Pacific: El Salvador to Panama (possibly Mexico)
Map data derived from: Brusca (1980); Crane (1975); Hendrickx (1979)
External Links
Encyclopedia of Life
Wikipedia
iNaturalist
NCBI Taxonomy Browser/Genbank
GBIF

Photos

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Video

Male Uca herradurensis waving, partly blocked by grass
1:19 min., 352 x 240, MP4

Art

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References