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Uca mordax

Biting Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Gelasimus mordax
Smith, S.I. (1870) A fiddler-crab with two large hands. American Naturalist 3(10):557.

Information

Subgenus
Minuca
Common Names
Biting Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms
Gelasimus mordax, Minuca mordax, Uca (Minuca) [minax] mordax, Uca (Minuca) mordax, Uca mordax
Geographic Range
Western Atlantic: Belize to Brazil
Map data derived from: Thurman et al. (2013)
External Links
Encyclopedia of Life
Wikipedia
iNaturalist
NCBI Taxonomy Browser/Genbank
GBIF

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References

Altevogt (1969), Balss (1922), Barnwell (1963), Barnwell (1966), Barnwell (1968), Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Benedict (1892), Boone (1929), Bott (1954), Bott (1973), Buitendijk (1950), Chace & Hobbs (1969), Coelho (1967), Coelho & Ramos (1972), Crane (1941), Crane (1943), Crane (1943), Crane (1943), Crane (1944), Crane (1957), Crane (1966), Crane (1975), Fimpel (1975), Fontaine & Barnwell (1988), Gerlach (1958), Holthuis (1959), Holthuis (1967), Jones (1968), Kingsley (1880), Landstorfer & Schubart (2010), Maccagno (1928), Oliveira (1939), Ortmann (1897), Palmer (1973), Pearse (1916), Powers (1977), Rathbun (1897), Rathbun (1900), Rathbun (1900), Rathbun (1902), Rathbun (1918), Rathbun (1933), Salmon (1967), Smith (1869), Smith (1870), Streets (1872), Thurman et al. (2007), van Delft (1968), Vanhöffen (1916), Vélez (1967), von Hagen (1967), von Hagen (1968), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1975), von Hagen (1976), von Hagen (1987), Young (1900)