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Alcock, A.W., 1898. Materials for a carcinological fauna of India. No. 3. The Brachyura Cyclometopa. Part 1. The Family Xanthidae. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, Calcutta, 67, part 2(1): 67-233.

Balss, H., 1924b. Ostasiatische Decapoden. V. Die Oxyrhynchen und Schlußteil (Geographische Übersicht der Decapoden Japans). Archiv für Naturgeschichte, 90A(5): 20-84, figs 1-2, pl. 1.

Barnard, K.H., 1950. Descriptive catalogue of South African Decapod Crustacea (Crabs and Shrimps). Annals of the South African Museum, 38: 1-837, figs 1-154.

Borradaile, L.A., 1902b. Marine Crustaceans. III. The Xanthidae and some other crabs. In: J.S. Gardiner (ed.), The Fauna and Geography of the Maldive and Laccadive Archipelagoes, being the Account of the Work carried on and the Collections made by an Expedition during the years 1899-1900. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, (Zoology), 1(3): 237-271, figs 41-60. Cambridge University Press.

Buitendijk, A.M., 1950. On a small collection of Decapoda Brachyura, chiefly Dromiidae and Oxyrhyncha, from the neighbourhood of Singapore. Bulletin of the Raffles Museum, Singapore, 21: 59-82.

Buitendijk, A.M., 1960. Biological results of the Snellius Expedition. XXI. Brachyura of the families Atelecyclidae and Xanthidae. Part I. Temminckia, 10: 252-335, figs 1-9.

Calman, W.T., 1909b. On Decapod Crustacea from Christmas Island, collected by Dr. C.W. Andrews F.R.S., F.Z.S. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1909: 703-713, pl. 72. [1909/VI]

Dai, A. & S. Yang, 1991. Crabs of the China Seas, i-iv, 1-608, figs 1-295, pls 1-74. China Ocean Press, Beijing and Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg New York Tokyo, English edition. (Translation from Chinese original 1986.)

Edmondson, C.H., 1946. Reef and shore fauna of Hawaii. Special Publications of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, 22: i-iii, 1-381, figs 1-223. (Revised edition of 1933.)

Edmondson, C.H., 1962a. Xanthidae of Hawaii. Occasional Papers of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, 22(13): 215-309, figs 1-34.

Garth, J.S., 1973. The brachyuran crabs of Easter Island. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 39(17): 311-336, figs 1-6.

Gordon, I., 1934. Crustacea Brachyura. In: Résultats scientifique du voyage aux Indes Orientales Néerlandaises de LL. AA. RR. de Prince et la Princesse Léopold de Belgique. Mémoires du Musée royal d'Histoire naturelle de Belgique, Hors-série, 3(15): 1-78, figs 1-37.

Guinot, D., 1964b. Crustacés Décapodes Brachyoures (Xanthidae) des campagnes de la Calypso en Mer Rouge (1952), dans le Golfe Persique et á l'île Aldabra (1954). Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, (A) 32(1): i-iii, 1-108, figs 1-57, pls 1-12. (in French)

Guinot, D., 1967a. La faune carcinologique (Crustacea Brachyura) de l'Océan Indien Occidental et de la Mer Rouge: Catalogue, remarques biogéographiques et bibliographiques. In: Réunion de Spécialistes C.S.A. sur les Crustacés, Zanzibar 1964. Mémoires de l'Institut fondamental d'Afrique Noire, 77 (1966): 235-352, pls 1-26, 1 table.

Hale, H.M., 1929. Notes on the fauna of Dirk Hartog Island. Western Australia. No. 4. Crustacea. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, Adelaide, 53: 67-70, pl. 5.

Holthuis, L.B., 1953. Enumeration of the Decapod and Stomatopod Crustacea from Pacific Coral Islands. Atoll Research Bulletin, 24: 1-66, 2 maps. Mimeogr.

Klunzinger, C.B., 1913. Die Rundkrabben (Cyclometopa) des Roten Meeres. Abhandlungen der kaiserlich Leop.-Carol. Deutschen Akademie der Naturforscher Halle, 99(2): 97-402, figs 1-4, pls 5-11.

Laurie, R.D., 1915. Reports on the Marine Biology of the Sudanese Red Sea, from Collections made by Cyril Crossland, M.Z., B.Sc., F.Z.S., XXI. On the Brachyura. The Journal of the Linnean Society, London (Zoology), 31(209): 407-475, figs 1-5, pls 42-45.

Lenz, H., 1901. Crustaceen. Ergebnisse einer Reise nach dem Pacific (Schauinsland 1896-1897). Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung fur Systematik, 14(5): 429-482, pl. 32.

Lenz, H., 1905. Ostafrikanische Dekapoden und Stomatopoden, gesammelt von Herrn Prof. Dr. A. Voeltzkow. In: A. Voeltzkow, Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Reisen in Madagaskar und Ostafrika in den Jahren 1889-1895. Vol. 3. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen naturforschenden Gesellschaft, 27(4): 341-392, pls 47-48.

Michel, C., 1964. Checklist of the Crustacea Brachyura (Crabs) recorded from Mauritius. Mauritius Institute Bulletin, 6(1): 1-48.

Miers, E.J., 1884b. Crustacea (Brachyura). In: Report on the Zoological Collections made in the Indo-Pacific Ocean during the Voyage of H.M.S. Alert 1881-1882. Part I. The collections from Melanesia. Part II. The collections from the Western Indian Ocean. British Museum (Natural History), London, 8(2): 513-575, pls 46-52.

Milne Edwards, A., 1862a. Faune carcinologique de l'île de la Réunion. In: L. Maillard, Notes sur l'île de la Réunion (Bourbon), Paris. Annexe F de l'ouvrage intitulé: F1-F16, pls 17-19.

Milne Edwards, A., 1865c. Études zoologiques sur les Crustacés récents de la famille des Cancériens. Cancérides, Pirimélides, Carpilides, Première Partie. Nouvelles Archives du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, 1: 177-308, pls 11-19.

Milne Edwards, A., 1873a. Recherches sur la faune carcinologique de la Nouvelle-Calédonie. Part II. Groupe des Cyclométopes Portuniens. Nouvelles archives du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, 9: 155-332, pls 4-18.

Milne-Edwards, H., 1834. Histoire Naturelle des Crustacés, comprenant l'anatomie, la physiologie et la classification de ces animaux. Libraire Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris, Vol. 1: i-xxxv, 1-468, pls 3, 5-6, 15-17, 20, 22-23, 25. (See Holthuis, 1979, for dates of publication.)

Miyake, S., 1939b. Notes on Crustacea Brachyura collected by Professor Teiso Esaki's Micronesia Expeditions 1937-1938 together with a check list of Micronesian Brachyura. Records of Oceanographic Works in Japan, National Research Council (Tokyo), 10(2): 168-247, figs 1-13, pls 12-17, 1 table.

Muraoka, K., 1998. Catalogue of the Brachyuran and Anomuran Crabs donated by Prof. Dr. Tune Sakai to the Kanagawa Prefectural Museum. Catalogue of the Collection in the Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Natural History, 11: 5-67, pls 1-16.

Nobili, M.G., 1906b. Faune carcinologique de la Mer Rouge. Décapodes et Stomatopodes. Annales des Sciences naturelles, Zoologie, (9) 4(1-3): 1-347, figs 1-12, pls 1-11.

Nobili, M.G., 1907. Riserche sui Crostacei della Polinesia (Decapodi, Stomatopodi, Anisopodi e Isopodi). Memorie della Reale Accademia delle Scienze di Torino, (2) 57: 351-430, pls 1-3.

Odhner, T., 1925. Monographierte Gattungen der Krabben-familie Xanthidae. I. Göteborgs Kungliga Vetenskaps- och Vitterhets-Samhälles Handlingar, (4) 29(1): 1-92, figs 1-7, pls 1-5. (in German)

Ortmann, A.E., 1893b. Die Decapoden-Krebse des Strassburger Museums, mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der von Herrn Dr. Döderlein bei Japan und bei den Liu-Kiu-Inseln gesammelten und zur zeit im Strassburger Museum aufbewahrten Formen. Theil VII. Abteilung Brachyura (Brachyura genuina Boas), II. Unterabteilung: Cancroidea, 2. Section: Cancrinea, 1. Gruppe: Cyclometopa. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abtheilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Thiere, 7: 411-495, pl. 17.

Paulson, O.M., 1875. Izledovaniya rakoobraznykh krasnago morya s zametkami otnositel 'no rakoobraznykh drugikh morei. Tchasst I. Podophthalmata i Edriophthalmata (Cumacea). (Studies on Crustacea of the Red Sea with notes regarding other Seas, Part I). Kiev Kul'zhenko, i-xiv, 1-144, pls 1-21. (In Russian)

Peyrot-Clausade, M. & R. Serène, 1976. Observations sur quelques espèces de Brachyoures (Crustacés Décapodes) de Madagascar. Bulletin du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, (3) 293(416): 1339-1371, pls 1-5. (English summary.)

Peyrot-Clausade, M., 1977a. Faune cavitaire mobile des platiers coralliens de la région de Tuléar (Madagascar), Thèse Doctorat d'Etat, Univ. Aix-Marseille II: 1-184, pls 1-8; annexe: 1-31, figs 1-27, tables 1-66 (ronéotypé).

Ramadan, M.M., 1936. Report on a collection of Stomatopoda and Decapoda from Ghardaqa, Red Sea. Bulletin of the Faculty of Science, Egyptian University, 6: 1-43, pls 1-2.

Rathbun, M.J., 1906. The Brachyura and Macrura of the Hawaiian Islands. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission, 23(3): i-viii, 827-930, figs 1-79, pls 1-24.

Rathbun, M.J., 1907. Reports on the Scientific Results of the Expedition to the Tropical Pacific, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, by the U.S. Fish Commission Steamer Albatross, from August, 1899 to March, 1900, Commander Jefferson F. Moser, U.S.N., commanding - IX. Reports on the scientific results of the expedition to the eastern tropical Pacific, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, by the U.S. Commission Steamer Albatross from October, 1904 to March, 1905, lieut.-commander L.M. Garrett, U.S.N., commanding - X. The Brachyura. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 35(2): 23-74, pls 1-9.

Rathbun, M.J., 1911. Marine Brachyura. In: The Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905, under the Leadership of Mr J. Stanley Gardiner. Vol. III, part II, No. XI. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, (Zool.), (2) 14(2): 191-261, figs 1-2, pls 15-20.

Ribes, S., 1978. La Macrofauna vagile associée á la partie vivante des Scléractiniaires sur un récif frangeant de l'île de la Réunion (Océan Indien), Thèse de doctorat, 3e cycle, Océanologie, Université de Aix-Marseille II: 1-167, figs 1-28.

Richters, F., 1880. Decapoda. In: K. Möbius, Beiträge zur Meeresfauna der Insel Mauritius und der Seychellen, bearbeitet von K. Möbius, F. Richters und E. von Martens nach sammlungen, angelegt auf einer Reise nach Mauritius von K. Möbius, Berlin: 139-178, pls 15-18.

Sakai, T., 1939. Studies on the crabs of Japan. IV. Brachygnatha, Brachyrhyncha, pp. 365-741, figs 1-129, pls 42-111, table 1. Yokendo Co., Tokyo.

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Sankarankutty, C., 1962a. On Decapoda Brachyura from the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. 2. Family Xanthidae. Journal of the marine biological Association of India, 4(1): 121-150, figs 1-50.

Serène, R. & N.V. Luom, 1960. Les espèces de Carpilodes (Bachyura-Xanthidae) du Viet-Nam. Annales de la Faculté des Sciences, Université de Saigon, 1960: 173-187, figs 1-2, pls 1-2.

Serène, R., 1984. Crustacés Décapodes Brachyoures de l'Océan Indien occidental et de la Mer Rouge, Xanthoidea: Xanthidae et Trapeziidae. Avec un addendum par Crosnier (A): Carpiliidae et Menippidae. Faune Tropicale, no. XXIV: 1-349, figs A-C + 1-243, pls 1-48. (In French) (Translated into English by R.W. Ingle).

Takeda, M., 1976a. Studies on the Crustacea Brachyura of the Palau Islands. 3. Xanthidae. Researches on Crustacea, 7: 69-99, pls 9-11. (Japanese summary.)

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