It is worthy to note that the structure, however, differs between primitive and higher Brachyura
, in that the former podotrematous brachyurans (Dromiidae and Homolidae) involve the coxae of thoracopods whereas the latter possess a press-button structure (a prominence on the fifth sternite and a socket on sternites 4-6 depending on families) (see review by Guinot & Bouchard 1998).
The Decapoda Brachyura
of the Siboga Expedition, 2.
Sexual maturity of speckled swimming crab Arenaeus cribrarius (Lamark, 1818) (Decapoda, Brachyura
, Portunidae), in the Ubatuba litoral, Sao Paulo State, Brazil.
Description of a new freshwater crab species of the genus Potamon (Decapoda, Brachyura
, Potamidae) from Iran, based on morphological and genetic characters.
Larval morphology of the sesarmid crab Armases angustipes Dana, 1852 (Decapoda, Brachyura
One of the best known and most intensely studied groups is the true crabs of the infraorder Brachyura
Macroepizoismo em Libinia ferreirae (Crustacea, Brachyura
Morphology of the first zoea of the shamefaced crab Calappa granulata (Linnaeus, 1758) Crustacea, Brachyura
, Calappidae), obtained in the laboratory.
, Portumdae) en el Sur de Lago de Maracaibo (507-518).
Mantelatto MFL, Fransozo A (1997) Fecundity of the crab Callinectes ornatus Ordway, 1863 (Decapoda, Brachyura
, Portunidae) from the Ubatuba Region, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Distinctive dorsal body color pattern instantly separates our specimens from related, sympatric species such as Argyrogena fasciolata (Shaw, 1802), Coelognathus helena helena (Daudin, 1802), Coronella brachyura
(Gunther, 1866) and Liopeltis calamaria (Gunther, 1858).
will be dealt with in the third part, volume 9C, which is now in preparation and foreseen for 2013.
KEYWORDS / Brachyura
/ Cardisoma guanhumi / Crustacea / Land Blue Crab Population Status / Venezuela /
VII Theil Abtheilung: Brachyura
genuina Boas) II.
Palabras clave: cangrejos de agua dulce, Brachyura
, taxonomia, distribucion, Region Neotropical.