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de Man, J.G., 1887d. Bericht über die von Herrn. Dr. J. Brock im indischen Archipel gesammelten Decapoden und Stomatopoden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin, 53(1): 215-288, pls 7-10. (For dates of publication see Clark, Harrison & Goodman, 1990.)

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Lenz, H., 1912. Afrikanische Crustaceen aus schwedischen Sammlungen. Arkiv för Zoologi K. zvendk. Vet., 7(29): 1-10.

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

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

Miers, E.J., 1880a. On a collection of Crustacea from the Malaysian region. Part I. Crustacea Oxyrhyncha and Cyclometopa, except Thelphusidae. The Annals and Magazine of natural History, (5) 5: 226-239, pl. 13.

Miers, E.J., 1884a. 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(1): 178-322, pls 18-32.

Miers, E.J., 1886. Report on the Brachyura collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. In: C.W. Thompson & J. Murray, Report on the Scientific Results of the exploring Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, under the command of Captain George S. Nares, R.N., F.R.S. and the Late Captain Frank Tourle Thomson, R.N., Zoology, 17(2): i-xli, 1-362, pls 1-29.

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.

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