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NameMartin, J.W. (1992). Crabs of the family Homolodromiidae, 4. Rediscovery and redescription of Homolodromia bouvieri Doflein, 1904 (Decapoda: Dromiacea) from off Mozambique. J. Crust. Biol. 12(1): 145-150
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NoteASFA abstract only
AbstractThe dromiacean crab species Homolodromia bouvieri , originally described from a small, damaged male from deep waters off the coast of Kenya, is redescribed, based on a male from off the coast of Mozambique, Africa. The specimen is the third known for the species and is significantly larger than the 2 previously known specimens, from off Kenya and Natal. Comparisons are made between H. bouvieri and the other two species in the genus, H. paradoxa and H. robertsi , known from the western Atlantic and eastern pacific, respectively.
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(1)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatochelidae accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPylochelidae Bate, 1888 (basis of record)
Distributions
(2)
Kenya for Homolodromia bouvieri Doflein, 1904
Mozambique for Homolodromia bouvieri Doflein, 1904
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