Los crustáceos decápodos Brachyura del litoral bonaerense (R.Argentina)

Boschi, Enrique E. (1964) Los crustáceos decápodos Brachyura del litoral bonaerense (R.Argentina). Mar del Plata, Argentina, Instituto de Biología Marina (IBM), 99pp. (Boletín del Instituto de Biología Marina, 6)

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Abstract

In this work the taxonomy of the Brachyura Decapod Crustacea from fthe shelfwaters of the Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina (South Atlantic Ocean) is described, with particular reference to the biology and zoogeography. The material and methods are described and various zoogeographical problems are considered. A total of 25 species were encountered, and each one is briefly described together with its ecological and biological data. In many cases the geographical distribution has been extgended. Keys are given for the identification of the more common Brachyura from Argentina, as also for the sub-divisions of the Brachyura, including ffamilies, subfamilies and genera. The so-called "cangrejal" community (community composed of semiaquatic crabs) of the river Salado was studied, which was composed of Chasmagnathus granulata crabs. The species Uca uruguayensis formed the outer limit of the "cangrejal" community.

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: Los crustáceos decápodos Brachyura del litoral bonaerense (R.Argentina)
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Boschi, Enrique E.eeboschi@inidep.edu.ar
Series Name: Boletín del Instituto de Biología Marina
Number: 6
Number of Pages: 99
Date: 1964
Publisher: Instituto de Biología Marina (IBM)
Place of Publication: Mar del Plata, Argentina
Issuing Agency: Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Desarrollo Pesquero (INIDEP), Mar del Plata, Argentina
Uncontrolled Keywords: Decapoda; Hymenosomidae; Majidae; Portunidae; Xanthidae; Pinnotheridae; Grapsidae; Atelecyclidae; Ocypodidae; Identification keys; Morphology; Geographical distribution; morfología; distribución geográfica; claves de identificación; PSW; Argentina; Buenos Aires
Subjects: Biology
Item ID: 6018
Depositing User: Librarian Gabriela Silvoni
Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2011 18:50
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 14:22
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/6018

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