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Uca insignis

Distinguished Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Acanthoplax insignis
Milne Edwards, H. (1852) Observations sur les affinités zoologiques et la classification naturelle des crustacés. Annales des Sciences Naturelles. Zoologie (Série 3) 18:109–166.

Information

Subgenus
Uca
Common Names
Distinguished Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms
Acanthoplax excellens, Acanthoplax insignis, Gelasimus (Acanthoplax) excellens, Gelasimus armatus, Gelasimus insignis, Uca (Uca) insignis, Uca (Uca) maracoani insignis, Uca insignis
Geographic Range
Eastern Pacific: El Salvador to northern Peru
Map data derived from: Crane (1975); von Prahl (1982)
External Links
Encyclopedia of Life
Wikipedia
iNaturalist
NCBI Taxonomy Browser/Genbank
GBIF

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References

Altevogt (1957), Altevogt (1969), Altevogt (1972), Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Bott (1954), Bott (1973), Cano (1889), Crane (1941), Crane (1944), Crane (1947), Crane (1967), Crane (1975), Dominguez Alonso (2008), Garth (1957), Gerstaecker (1856), Holthuis (1954), Kingsley (1880), Landstorfer & Schubart (2010), Lockington (1877), Milne Edwards (1852), Milne Edwards (1854), Milne Edwards (1854), Oliveira (1939), Peters (1955), Porter (1913), Porter (1917), Rathbun (1911), Rathbun (1918), Smith (1870), Smith (1871), von Hagen (1968), von Hagen (1969), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1976), Young (1900)