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Uca virens

Green-banded Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Uca virens
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
Green-banded Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms
Uca (Minuca) [galapagensis] pugnax virens, Uca virens
Geographic Range
Western Atlantic: Mississippi to Vera Cruz, Mexico
Map data derived from: Crane (1975); Powers (1977); Salmon & Atsaides (1968); Salmon & Kettler (1987)
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References

Avent (1974), Barlow (1977), Behre (1950), Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Brusca (1980), Crane (1975), Greenspan (1975), Hazlett (1972), Heard (1976), Heard (1977), Hedgpeth (1950), Herrnkind (1983), Novak & Salmon (1974), Powers (1973), Powers (1975), Powers (1975), Powers (1977), Powers & Cole (1976), Salmon (1966), Salmon & Atsaides (1968), Salmon & Atsaides (1968), Salmon & Horch (1972), Selander et al. (1971), Thurman (1981), von Hagen (1970), von Hagen (1975), von Hagen (1976), Weygoldt (1977)