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Checklist of the marine and estuarine Brachyura (Crustacea: Decapoda) of northern and northeastern Brazil
A total of 272 species of brachyuran crabs are reported from marine and estuarine environments in northern and northeast Brazil. The checklist is derived from the literature published from 1847 toExpand
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An updated checklist of decapod crustaceans (infraorders Astacidea, Thalassinidea, Polychelida, Palinura, and Anomura) from the northern and northeastern Brazilian coast
A checklist of the decapod crustacean species from the infraorders Astacidea, Thalassinidea, Polychelida, Palinura, and Anomura from the northern and northeastern (N/NE) Brazilian coast based onExpand
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Spatial distribution of fiddler crabs (genus Uca) in a tropical mangrove of northeast Brazil
The influence of abiotic factors on the spatial distribution of the fiddler crab s Uca leptodactyla, U. maracoani, U. rapax and U. thayeri was studied in a tropical mangrove of northeast Brazil.Expand
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Shallow-water caridean shrimps from southern Bahia, Brazil, including the first record of Synalpheus ul (Ríos & Duffy, 2007) (Alpheidae) in the southwestern Atlantic Ocean
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The fiddler crabs (Crustacea: Brachyura: Ocypodidae: genus Uca) of the South Atlantic Ocean
The taxonomy of the 11 species of fiddler crabs [Uca (Uca) maracoani (Latreille, 1802-1803), U. (U.) tangeri (Eydoux, 1835), U. (Minuca) burgersi Holthuis, 1967, U. (M.) mordax (Smith, 1870), U. (M.)Expand
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Population and reproductive biology of the fiddler crab Uca thayeri Rathbun, 1900 (Crustacea: Ocypodidae) in a tropical mangrove from Northeast Brazil
Abstract Population and reproductive biology of Uca thayeri Rathbun, 1900 were studied for the first time in a tropical mangrove. Absolute density, sex ratio, population structure, handedness,Expand
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Crustacea, Decapoda, Caridea, Alpheidae, Alpheus simus Guérin-Méneville, 1856: further report from Brazilian waters
The rock-boring snapping shrimp Alpheus simus Guerin-Meneville, 1856 is an inhabitant of shallow water reef habitats, from Florida and Yucatan throughout the West Indies (from Cuba to Barbados andExpand
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Diversity and distribution of the marine and estuarine shrimps (Dendrobranchiata, Stenopodidea and Caridea) from North and Northeast Brazil
The present study aimed to evaluate the current state of knowledge of marine and estuarine shrimp species from the suborder Dendrobranchiata and the infraorders Stenopodidea and Caridea, consideringExpand
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Breeding and Heterosexual Pairing in the Snapping Shrimp Alpheus estuariensis (Caridea: Alpheidae) in a Tropical Bay in Northeastern Brazil
We investigated aspects of the breeding biology, including the reproductive period, egg production, and heterosexual pairing of the snapping shrimp Alpheus estuariensis Christoffersen, 1984 in PontalExpand
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Crustáceos decápodos associados a esponjas no litoral do Estado do Ceará, Brasil
The aim of this article was to report on the sponge-dwelling crustaceans collected through scuba diving at “Parque Estadual Marinho Pedra da Risca do Meio” Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil. Nine species ofExpand
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