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Uca uruguayensis

Uruguayan Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Uca uruguayensis
Nobili, G. (1901) Decapodi raccolti dal Dr. Filippo Silvestri nell'America meridionale. Bollettino dei Musei di Zoologia ed Anatomia comparata della R. Universit√† di Torino 16(402):1–16.

Information

Subgenus
Leptuca
Common Names
Uruguayan Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms (Chronology)
Planuca uruguayensis, Uca (Celuca) [crenulata] uruguayensis, Uca (Leptuca) uruguayensis, Uca (Minuca) olympioi, Uca (Minuca) uruguayensis, Uca olympioi, Uca uruguayensis
Geographic Range
Western Atlantic: Brazil (Cabo Frio) to Argentina (Mar Chiquita)
Map data derived from: Thurman et al. (2013)
External Links
Encyclopedia of Life
Wikipedia
iNaturalist
NCBI Taxonomy Browser/Genbank
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References

Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Bott (1954), Bott (1973), Coelho & Ramos (1972), Crane (1957), Crane (1975), Dansereau (1947), Fimpel (1975), Hartnoll (1988), Kaufmann & Barnwell (1985), Lacerda (1976), Luederwaldt (1919), Luederwaldt (1919), Luederwaldt (1929), Maccagno (1928), Martins et al. (1959), Nobili (1901), Oliveira (1939), Oliveira (1939), Oliveira & Krau (1953), Olivier et al. (1972), Rathbun (1918), Rosenberg (2001), Vernberg & Vernberg (1966), Vernberg & Vernberg (1966), Vernberg & Vernberg (1967), Vernberg & Vernberg (1969), Vernberg & Vernberg (1970), Vernberg & Vernberg (1972), von Hagen (1968), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1987), Warner (1969)