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Uca panamensis

Rock Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Gelasimus panamensis
Stimpson, W. (1859) Notes on North American Crustacea, No. 1. Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New York 7:49–93.

Information

Subgenus
Petruca
Common Names
Rock Fiddler Crab, Panamanian Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms (Chronology)
Gelasimus panamensis, Minuca panamensis, Uca (Leptuca) panamensis, Uca (Minuca) panamensis, Uca panamensis
Geographic Range
Eastern Pacific: El Salvador to Northern Peru
Map data derived from: Crane (1975)
External Links
Encyclopedia of Life
Wikipedia
iNaturalist
NCBI Taxonomy Browser/Genbank
GBIF

Photos

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Video

Multiple male Uca panamensis waving
27 sec., 352 x 240, MP4
Multiple male Uca panamensis waving, female (hidden on right) feeding
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Male Uca panamensis waving
50 sec., 352 x 240, MP4
Multiple male Uca panamensis waving
1:38 min., 352 x 240, MP4

Art

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References

Barnwell & Szelistowski (1985), Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Boone (1927), Boone (1929), Bott (1954), Bott (1973), Cano (1889), Cano (1889), Crane (1941), Crane (1944), Crane (1947), Crane (1957), Crane (1975), Evans (1967), Garth (1948), Glassell (1934), Hendrickx (1995), Holthuis (1954), Kingsley (1880), Lockington (1877), Maccagno (1928), Nobili (1901), Oliveira (1939), Peters (1955), Powers (1975), Rathbun (1911), Rathbun (1918), Rosenberg (2001), Salmon & Zucker (1988), Smith (1870), Stimpson (1859), Strauch & Abele (1979), von Hagen (1968), von Hagen (1970)