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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 (Chronology)
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

Barnwell (1968), Barnwell & Szelistowski (1985), Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Boone (1929), Bott (1954), Bott (1958), Bott (1973), Crane (1941), Crane (1947), Crane (1957), Crane (1975), Fingerman (1970), Fingerman (1988), Garth (1957), Glassell (1934), Hendrickx (1979), Hendrickx (1995), Landstorfer & Schubart (2010), Maccagno (1928), Peters (1955), Rao (1985), Rathbun (1918), Rosenberg (2001), Thurman (1981), von Hagen (1968), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen & Holthuis (1968)