A NOTE ON THE BRAZILIAN BROMELIAD CRABS (CRUST ACEA, GRAPSI DAE)

  • Lawrence G. Abele Department of Biological Science Florida State University Tallahassee, Florida, U. S. A.

Resumo

Recently, two authors ( Sattler & Sattler, 1965 and McWilliams, 1969) independently reported on a species of Sesarma Say, 1817 found in Brazil living in water of the basal leaves or tanks of bromeliad epiphytes. Sattler
& Sattler (1965) reported the species as Sesarma ricordi H. Milne Edwards, 1853 , and gave notes on its habitat, stomach contents and behavior. McWilliams (1969) reported the species as Sesarma miersii Rathbun, 1897 , and gave notes on its habitat and color.

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2018-05-14
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