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Uca occidentalis

East African Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Uca occidentalis
Naderloo, R., C.D. Schubart, and H.-T. Shih (2016) Genetic and morphological separation of Uca occidentalis, a new East African fiddler crab species, from Uca annulipes (H. Milne Edward, 1837) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Ocypodidae). Zoologischer Anzeiger 262:10–19.

Information

Subgenus
Austruca
Common Names
East African Fiddler Crab
Geographic Range
Indo-West Pacific: East coast of Africa; Madagascar
Map data derived from: Naderloo et al. (2016)
External Links
Wikipedia

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References

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