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Title: Revision of the Parasesarma plicatum (Latreille, 1803) species-group (crustacea: decapoda: brachyura: sesarmidae)
Authors: Rahayu, D.L.
Ng, P.K.L. 
Keywords: Brachyura
Crustacea
Parasesarma plicatum species-group
Revision
Sesarmidae
Issue Date: 4-Jan-2010
Citation: Rahayu, D.L.,Ng, P.K.L. (2010-01-04). Revision of the Parasesarma plicatum (Latreille, 1803) species-group (crustacea: decapoda: brachyura: sesarmidae). Zootaxa (2327) : 1-22. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: The mangrove sesarmid crabs of the Parasesarma plicatum species-group are revised, and four distinct taxa are recognized: Parasesarma plicatum (Latreille, 1803), P. affine (De Haan, 1837), P. ungulatum (H. Milne Edwards, 1853), and P. dumacense (Rathbun, 1914). These four species are easily distinguished from congeners by the number of dactylar tubercles of the chelipeds, the shape of the male first gonopod and live coloration. Their distributions are also distinct, P. plicatum being found in the eastern Indian Ocean, P. affine in Japan, China, Taiwan, P. ungulatum throughout Southeast Asia, and P. dumacense in the Philippines. Copyright © 2010 Magnolia Press.
Source Title: Zootaxa
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/101594
ISSN: 11755326
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