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Uca marguerita

Olmec Fiddler Crab

Type Description

Uca marguerita
Thurman, C.L., II (1981) Uca marguerita, a new species of fiddler crab (Brachyura: Ocypodidae) from eastern Mexico. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 94(1):169–180.

Information

Subgenus
Minuca
Common Names
Olmec Fiddler Crab
Synonyms, Alternate Spellings, & Name Forms
Uca (Minuca) marguerita, Uca marguerita
Geographic Range
Western Atlantic: Gulf of Mexico - Mexico (La Pesca, Tamaulipas to Rio San Pedro, Campeche)
Map data derived from: Hopkins & Thurman (2010)
External Links
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References

Beinlich & von Hagen (2006), Buitendijk (1950), Rathbun (1918), Thurman (1981)