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(Stimpson, 1858)

Different from Eucrate crenata, this species has a pair of well-marked postfrontal ridges, and a deep groove along the upper orbital border on each side. A distinct groove runs postero-laterally from the third antero-lateral tooth, and the same groove directing inward. Chelipeds are very heavy and the distal border of carpus is furnished with short hair. This is a rather small species. (Sakai, 1976)

Type locality: Hong Kong.
Range: Seychelles (Rathbun, 1911); Persian Gulf (Stephensen, 1945); Strait of Hormuz (Stephensen, 1945); Andaman Islands; Japan - Sagami Bay and Tosa Bay (Sakai, 1965b), Sagami Bay, Mikawa Bay and Tosa Bay (Sakai, 1976a), off Matsuyama, Seto Inland Sea (Takeda et al., 2000); Hong Kong (Stimpson, 1907); Indonesia - Kuandang Bay, Salawati, and Semau Island (Tesch, 1918b); Hawaiian Islands - Auau Channel, Penguin Bank, north-east coast of Hawaii, and vicinity of Modu Manu (Rathbun, 1906); 18-75 m.

Eucrate sulcatifrons