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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., 1935b. Brachyura of the Hamburg Museum Expedition to south-western Australia, 1905. Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Western Australia, 21: 113-151, figs 1-5, pl. 13.

Balss, H., 1938b. Über einige Xanthidae (Crustacea, Dekapoda) von Singapore und Umgebung. Bulletin of the Raffles Museum, 14: 48-63, figs 1-2, pls 2-3.

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.

de Man, J.G., 1887b. Report on the Podophthalmous Crustacea of the Mergui Archipelago, collected for the Trustees of the Indian Museum, Calcutta, by Dr. John Anderson, F.R.S. Superintendent of the Museum. Part I. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, (Zoology), 22(136): 1-64, pls 1-3.

Edmondson, C.H., 1931. New Crustaceans from Kauai, Oahu and Maui. Occasional Papers of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, 9(17): 1-18, figs 1-3, pls 1-4.

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)

Jeng, M.-S., R.-G. Chan, H.-R. Fung, & Q.-S. Chen, 1997. Northeast Coast Scenic Area. Investigations into ecological resources and monitering. 194 pp. Ministry of Transport and Tourism. Taipei. (in Chinese)

Kensley, B., 1981b. On the zoogeography of southern African decapod Crustacea, with a distributional checklist of the species. Smithsonian Contribution to Zoology, 338: 1-64, figs 1-4, tabls 1-2.

Krauss, C.F.F., 1843. Die Südafrikanischen Crustaceen. Eine Zusammenstellung aller bekannten Malacostraca, Bemerkungen über deren Lebensweise und geographische Verbreitung, nebst Beschreibung und Abbildung mehrerer neuen Arten. Stuttgart: 1-68, pls 1-4.

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., 1965b. The Crabs of Sagami Bay, collected by His Majesty the Emperor of Japan, i-xvi, 1-206 (English text), figs 1-27, pls 1-100: 1-92 (Japanese text): 1-26 (references and index in English): 27-32 (index in Japanese), 1 map. Maruzen 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., 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).

Stebbing, T.R.R., 1920b. South African Crustacea (Part X of S. A. Crustacea, for the Marine Investigations in South Africa). Annals of the South African Museum, 17(4): 231-272, pls 18-27(or vol 17: 98-107 of Crustacea).

Takeda, M. & S. Miyake, 1976. Crabs of the Ogasawara Island. 1. List of the known species. Researches on Crustacea, Tokyo, 7: 101-115, fig. 1. (In Japanese with English summary.)

White, A., 1847f. List of the specimens of Decapoda Crustacea in the collection of the British Museum. London. Trustees of British Museum, i-viii, 1-143.

White, A., 1848a. Short Descriptions of new or little-known Decapod Crustacea. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 15(pt. 15, no.79) (1847): 222-228, 2 figs.

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