Fiddler Crabs

Uca inaequalis

Uneven Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Uca inaequalis
Rathbun, M.J. (1935) Preliminary description of six new species of crabs from the Pacific coast of America. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 48:49–52.

Information

Subgenus
Leptuca
Common Names
Uneven Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms
Leptuca inaequalis, Uca (Celuca) inaequalis, Uca (Leptuca) inaequalis, Uca (Minuca) inaequalis, Uca in equalis, Uca inaegualis, Uca inaequalis
Geographic Range
Eastern Pacific: El Salvador to northern Peru
Map data derived from: Crane (1975)
External Links
Encyclopedia of Life
Wikipedia
iNaturalist
GBIF

Photos

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Video

Male and female Uca inaequalis feeding
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Male Uca inaequalis waving
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Male Uca inaequalis waving
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Male Uca inaequalis waving
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Surface mating in Uca inqualis
3:51 min., 352 x 240, MP4

Art

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References