Redesignation of the porcellanid crab Pisidia brasiliensis (Rodrigues da Costa, 1968) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Porcellanidae)

Sankarankutty, C and Ferreira, A C (2005) Redesignation of the porcellanid crab Pisidia brasiliensis (Rodrigues da Costa, 1968) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Porcellanidae). Journal of Marine Biological Association of India, 47 (1). pp. 101-105.

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Abstract

The porcellanid crab, Pisidia brasiliensis (Rodrigues da Costa), reported from the Brazilian coast as a new species and attributed to Haig by Rodrigues da Costa (1968), is now transferred to the genus Porcellana Lamarck and a detailed description is provided for the first time.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:porcellanid crab; Pisidia brasiliensis; Crustacea; Decapoda; Porcellanidae
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:6820
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:04 Dec 2010 10:11
Last Modified:04 Dec 2010 10:11

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