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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., 1934b. Sur quelques Décapodes brachyoures de Madagascar. In: A. Gruvel, Contribution à l'étude des Crustacés de Madagascar. Faune des Colonies françaises, Paris, 5(fasc. 8, no. 31): 501-528, 1 fig., 1 pl.

Barnard, K.H., 1947. Descriptions of new species of South African Decapod Crustacea, with notes on synonymy and new records. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, London, (11) 13(102): 361-392.

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., 1900. On some Crustaceans from the South Pacific. Part IV. The Crabs. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1900(4): 568-596, pls 40-42.

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.

Bouvier, E.L., 1915b. Décapodes marcheurs (Reptantia) et Stomatopodes recueillis à l'île Maurice par M. Paul Carié. Bulletin scientifique de la France et de la Belgique, sér. 7, 48(3): 178-318 (1-141), figs 1-42, pls 4-7. [1915/V]

Chen, H. & J. Lan, 1978. Preliminary studies on the Xanthidae (Brachyura, Crustacea) of Xisha Islands, Guangdong Province, China. In research reports on investigation in marine biology in waters of Xisha and Zhongsha Islands, China. Academia Sinica, Nanhai Institute of Oceanography: 261-294, figs 1-12, pls 1-8. (In Chinese with English summary.)

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.)

Dana, J.D., 1852b. Conspectus Crustaceorum, etc., Conspectus of the Crustacea of the Exploring Expedition under Capt. C. Wilkes, U.S.N., including the Paguridea, continued, the Megalopidea, and the Macroura. Paguridea, continued, and subtribe Megalopidea. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia, 6: 73-86 (or 6-28).

Dana, J.D., 1852c. Crustacea. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842, under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N., 13(pt. 1): i-viii, 1-685, pl. 8.

Dana, J.D., 1855. Crustacea. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N., 14(Atlas): 1-27, pls 1-96.

de Man, J.G., 1880c. On some podophthalmous Crustacea, presented to the Leyden Museum by Mr. J. A. Kruyt, collected in the Red Sea near the city of Djeddah. Notes from the Leyden Museum, 2(21): 171-185. [1880/VII]

Dérijard, R., 1966. Note Préminaire sur les Crustacés stomatopodes et décapodes récoltés a l'île Europa du 6 au 24 avril 1964. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, sér. A. Zool., 41: 159-180, figs 1-23.

Edmondson, C.H., 1925. Crustacea. In: Marine Biology of Tropical Central Pacific. (Tanager Expedition Publ. 1). Bulletin of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, 27: 1-62, figs 1-8, pls 1-4.

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.

Forest, J. & D. Guinot, 1961. Crustacés Décapodes Brachyoures de Tahiti et des Tuamotu. In: Expédition française sur les récifs coralliens de la Nouvelle Calédonie. Vol. Préliminaire: i-xi, 1-195, figs 1-178, pls 1-18, 7 maps, tabls 1-3. Éditions de la Fondation Singer-Polignac.

Garth, J.S. & H.S. Kim, 1983. Crabs of the family Xanthidae (Crustacea: Brachyura) from the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters based largely on collections of the U.S. Fish Commission Steamer Albatross in 1908-1909. Journal of Natural History, London, 17: 663-729.

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.

Gravely, F.J., 1927. Decapoda (excl. Paguridea) and Stomatopoda. In: The littoral fauna of the Krusadai Island in the Gulf of Manaar with Appendices on the Vertebrates and Plants. Bulletin of the Madras Government Museum, 1(1): 135-155, figs 1-2, pls 19-26.

Guinot, D., 1958. Sur une collection de Décapodes Brachyoures (Portunidae et Xanthidae) de l'île Mayotte. II. Xanthidae. Bulletin du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, (2) 30(1): 84-93, figs 11-17; 30(2)175-183, figs 18-27; 30(3): 276-284, figs 28-30.

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.

Heller, C., 1865. Die Crustaceen. 1. In: Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857-1859 under den Befehlen des Commodors B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair, Zoologischer Theil, 2(pt. 3): 1-280, pls 1-25. Wien.

Henderson, J.R., 1893. A contribution to Indian Carcinology. The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, (series 2, Zoology) 5(1): 325-458, pls 36-40.

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

Jacquinot, H. & P.H. Lucas, 1853. Crustacés. In: Voyage au Pôle Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée; exécuté par ordre du roi pendant les années 1837-1838-1839-1840, sous le commandement de M. Dumont-d'Urville., Capitaine de vaisseau; publié par ordre du gouvernement, sous la direction supérieure de M. Jacquinot, Capitaine de vaisseau, commandant de la Zélée. Zoologie, par MM. Hombron & Jacquinot. Paris, Gide et J. Baudry, 3, 107 pp.

Jacquinot, H., 1842-1853. Crustacea. In: Voyage au pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée; exécuté par ordre du roi pendant des années 1837-1840, sous le commandement de M. Dumont-d'Urville, capitaine de vaisseau, publié par ordonnance de sa majesté, sous la direction supérieure de M. Jacquinot, capitaine de vaisseau, commandant de la Zélée. Paris, Atlas, Zool., pls 1-9.

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.

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

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., 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Sankarankutty, C., 1966a. On Decapoda Brachyura from the Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay. Proceedings of the Symposium on Crustacea Held at Ernakulam from January 12 to 15, 1965. Marine biological Association of India, Symposium Series 2(1): 347-362, pls 1-2.

Sankarankutty, C., 1966b. On Brachyura collected during cruise of U.S. Research Vessel Anton Bruun. Journal of the zoological Society of India, Calcutta, 16(1-2): 48-52, figs 1-2.

Serène, R., K. Romimohtarto & M.K. Moosa, 1976. The Hippidea, Stomatopoda and Brachyura collected by the Rumphius Expedition II. In: Report of the Rumphius Expedition II (January 15- February 8, 1975). Oseanologi di Indonesia, 6: 15-21.

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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).

Stimpson, W., 1858a. Prodromus descriptionis animalium evertebratorum, quae in Expeditione ad Oceanum Pacificum Septentrionalem, a Republica Federata missa, Cadwaladaro Ringgold et Johanne Rodgers ducibus, observavit et descripsit. Pars IV. Crustacea Cancroidea et Corystoidea. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1858 (March), 10: 31-40.

Stimpson, W., 1907. Report on the Crustacea (Brachyura and Anomura) collected by the North Pacific Exploring Expedition, 1853-1856. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Washington, 49(1717): 1-240, pls 1-26.

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.)

Takeda, M. & N. Nunomura, 1976. Crabs collected by the Melanesia Expedition of the Osaka Museum of Natural History, 1958. Bulletin Osaka Museum of Natural History, 30: 61-92, figs 1-3.

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