Population structure of the South American Estuarine crab, Chasmagnathus granulatus (Brachyura: Varunidae) near the southern limit of its geographical distribution: comparison with northern populations

@article{Bas2004PopulationSO,
  title={Population structure of the South American Estuarine crab, Chasmagnathus granulatus (Brachyura: Varunidae) near the southern limit of its geographical distribution: comparison with northern populations},
  author={Claudia C. Bas and Tom{\'a}s A Luppi and Eduardo Daniel Spivak},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2004},
  volume={537},
  pages={217-228}
}
Crabs are among the most conspicuous and ecologically important invertebrates of the large intertidal zones that characterize estuarine and protected coastal areas in temperate regions. The habitat, population structure and breeding cycle of Chasmagnathus granulatus (Brachyura: Varunidae), a semiterrestrial burrowing crab endemic to the warm temperate… CONTINUE READING