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Uca longisignalis

Gulf Marsh Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Uca longisignalis
Salmon, M., and S.P. Atsaides (1968) Visual and acoustical signalling during courtship by fiddler crabs (genus Uca). American Zoologist 8(3):623–639.

Information

Subgenus
Minuca
Common Names
Gulf Marsh Fiddler Crab, tou-la-lou
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms
Uca (Minuca) [galapagensis] rapax longisignalis, Uca (Minuca) longisignalis, Uca longisignalis
Geographic Range
Western Atlantic: Gulf of Mexico - USA (Yankeetown, Florida to Boca Chica, Texas)
Map data derived from: Hopkins & Thurman (2010)
External Links
Encyclopedia of Life
Wikipedia
iNaturalist
NCBI Taxonomy Browser/Genbank

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References

Balbort & Thurman (1997), Barlow (1977), Barnwell (1963), Barnwell (1968), Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Crane (1975), Croll & McClintock (2000), Croll & McClintock (2000), Fingerman et al. (1958), Fotheringham & Brunenmeister (1975), Hazlett (1972), Heard (1976), Heard (1977), Heard & Overstreet (1983), Herrick (1887), Novak & Salmon (1974), Ohno et al. (2006), Overstreet (1983), Powers (1975), Powers (1975), Powers (1977), Rathbun (1918), Salmon (1966), Salmon (1967), Salmon & Atsaides (1968), Salmon & Atsaides (1968), Salmon & Horch (1972), Selander et al. (1971), Subrahmanyam et al. (1976), Thurman (1981), Thurman (1984), Thurman (1987), Thurman (1996), Thurman (2000), Thurman (2001), Thurman (2004), Vernberg & Vernberg (1972), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1975), von Hagen (1976), Warwick et al. (2009), Weygoldt (1977)