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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.)

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.

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.

Rathbun, M.J., 1910a. The Brachyura. In: The Danish Expedition to Siam, 1899-1900. V. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Skrifter, Kjøbenhavn, (7) 5(4): 301-367, figs 1-44, pls 1-2, 1 map.

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.

Sakai, T., 1983a. Description of a new genera and species of Japanese crabs, together with systematically and biogeographically interesting species. Researches on Crustacea, 12: 1-44, pls 1-8, 1 frontispiece.

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, 1969c. Pilumnid crabs of the family Xanthidae from the West Pacific. II. Twenty-one species of four genera, with descriptions of four new species. OHMU, 2(7): 93-156, figs 1-18.

Takeda, M., 1973c. Report on the Crabs from the Sea around the Tsushima Islands Collected by the Research Vessel Genkai for the Trustees of the National Science Museum, Tokyo. Bulletin of the Liberal Arts & Science Course, Nihon University School of Medicine, 1: 17-68, figs 1-5, tabls 1-3.

Takeda, M., 1989. Shallow-water Crabs from the Oshima Passage between Amami-Oshima and Kakeroma-jima Islands, the Northern Ryukyu Islands. Memoirs of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, 22: 135-184, figs 1-17, pl. 4, table 1.

Actumnus dorsipes