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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.

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.

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.)

Dai, A., S. Yang, Y. Song & G. Chen, 1986. Crabs of Chinese Seas, i-iv, 1-642, figs 1-295, pls 1-74. Ocean Press, Beijing. (In Chinese.)

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., 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.

Guinot, D., 1976. Constitution de quelques groupes naturels chez les Crustacés Décapodes Brachyoures. I. La superfamille des Bellioidea Dana et trois sous-familles de Xanthidae (Polydectinae Dana, Trichiinae de Haan, Actaeinae Alcock). Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, séries A, 97: 1-308, figs 1-47, pls 1-19. (in French)

Lanchester, W.F., 1900b. On a collection of Crustaceans made at Singapore and Malacca. Part I. Crustacea Brachyura. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 48(1): 719-770, pls 44-47.

Lin, C.C., 1949. A catalogue of Brachyurous Crustacea of Taiwan. Quarterly Journal of the Taiwan Museum, 2(1): 10-33.

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.

Miyake, S., 1938a. Unrecorded crabs from Formosa collected by Prof. Hiroshi Ohshima in 1932. Transactions of the Natural History Society of Formosa, 28(177): 187-196, figs 1-4. (In Japanese)

Miyake, S., 1983. Japanese Crustacean Decapods and Stomatopods in color. Vol. II. Brachyura (Crabs), i-viii, 1-277, pls 1-64. Hoikusha, Osaka. (In Japanese; second edition in 1992)

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.

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)

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.

Sakai, T., 1976a. Crabs of Japan and the Adjacent Seas. (In 3 volumes: (1) English text: i-xxix, 1-773, figs 1-379, (2) Plates volume: 1-16, pls 1-251, (3) Japanese text: 1-461, figs 1-2, 3 maps.) Kodansha Ltd, Tokyo.

Serène, R. & Bui Thi Lang, 1959. Observations sur les prémiers pléopodes males d'espèces d'Actaea (Brachyures) de Viet-Nam. Annales de la Faculté des Sciences, Université de Saigon, 1959: 285-300, figs 1-4.

Serène, R., 1961. Les espèces Indo-pacifiques d'Actea et celles des genres Pseudactea et Banareia. Bulletin de la Societé zoologique de France, 86(2-3): 195-212.

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., 1976b. Littoral and inshore decapod crustaceans of Tanega-shima Island, southwest Japan. Memoirs of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, 9: 151-161, figs 1-5, tab 1. (In Japanese with English summary.)

Takeda, M., 1978a. Brachyura. In: T. Kikuchi & S. Miyake (eds), Fauna and Flora of the Sea around the Amakusa Marine Biological Laboratory. Part 2. Decapod Crustacea. Contrib. Amakusa mar. biol. Lab. Kyushu University, (245): 32-45.

Wada, K., 1995. Brachyura. In: S. Nishimura, Guide to seashore animals of Japan with color pictures and keys. Vol. 2: 379-418, pls 101-118. (In Japanese)

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