Fiddler Crabs

Uca forcipata

Forceps Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Gelasimus forcipatus
Adams, A., and A. White (1848) Crustacea. Pp. 1-66 in The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. "Samarang"; under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., F.R.A.S., F.G.S., during the years 1843-1846, A. Adams, ed., Volume 8. London: Reeve, Benham, & Reeve.

Information

Subgenus
Tubuca
Common Names
Forceps Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms
Gelasimus arcuatus var. forcipatus, Gelasimus forcipatus, Gelasimus manii, Mesuca (Mesuca) forcipatus, Uca (Deltuca) [coarctata] forcipata, Uca (Tubuca) forcipata, Uca (Uca) forcipatus, Uca (Uca) mani, Uca forcipata, Uca mani, Uca manii, Uca manni
Geographic Range
Indo-West Pacific: Thailand, Malaysia, Western Indonesia
Map data derived from: Crane (1975); Frith& Frith (1977); Jones & Morton (1994)
External Links
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