Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Free Content Two New West Indian Hermit Crabs of the Genus Paguristes (Crustacea: Diogenidae)

Download Article:
(PDF 2,269.1 kb)
Paguristes starcki, sp. n. is described from a single male collected at Alligator Reef in the Florida Keys. P. anaryballus, sp.n. is based upon nine specimens from shallow water at CuraƧao, Netherlands Antilles. P. starcki is mest similar to P. cadenati among West Indian congeners and P. anaryballus is most similar to P. anomalus. Neither of the new species is yet known from more than one locality, but both can be recognized in the field and should be accessible to collectors in shallow reef habitats.

4 References.

No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: September 1, 1965

More about this publication?
  • The Bulletin of Marine Science is dedicated to the dissemination of high quality research from the world's oceans. All aspects of marine science are treated by the Bulletin of Marine Science, including papers in marine biology, biological oceanography, fisheries, marine affairs, applied marine physics, marine geology and geophysics, marine and atmospheric chemistry, and meteorology and physical oceanography.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more