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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 (Chronology)
Acanthoplax excellens, Acanthoplax insignis, Gelasimus (Acanthoplax) excellens, Gelasimus armatus, Gelasimus insignis, Uca (Uca) insignis, Uca (Uca) maracoani insignis, Uca insignis, Uca maracoani 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), Domínguez Alonso (2008), Garth (1957), Gerstaecker (1856), Hendrickx (1995), 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), Rosenberg (2000), Rosenberg (2001), Rosenberg (2002), Shih et al. (2016), Smith (1870), Smith (1871), von Hagen (1968), von Hagen (1969), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1976), Young (1900)