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de Haan, W., 1833-1849. Crustacea. In: Ph.F. von Siebold, Fauna Japonica sive Descriptio Animalium, quae in Itinere per Japoniam, Jussu et Auspiciis Superiorum, qui Summum in India Batava Imperium Tenent, Suscepto, Annis 1823-1830 Collegit, Notis, Observationibus et Adumbrationibus Illustravit: ix-xvi, i-xxi, vii-xvii, 1-243, pls A-J, L-Q, 1-55, circ. tab. 2. (For dates see Sherborn & Jentink, 1895 and Holthuis, 1953.)

de Man, J.G., 1887a. Übersicht der indo-pacifischen Arten der Gattung Sesarma Say nebst einer Kritik der von W. Hess und Nauck in den Jahren 1865 und 1880 beschriebenen Decapoden. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Systematik, 2(3, 4): 639-722, pl. 17.

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Hashiguchi, Y. & S. Miyake, 1967. Ecological studies of marsh crabs, Sesarma spp. II. Habitats, copulation and egg-bearing season. Science Bulletin of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University, 23(2): 81-89, figs 1-5.

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Kamita, T., 1941b. Studies of the Decapod Crustaceans of Chosen. Pt. I. Crabs. The Fisheries Society of Chosen, Keijo, 1-289, figs 1-147, 2 pls, 1 map.

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Kim, H.S., 1970. A checklist of the Anomura and Brachyura (Crustacea, Decapoda) of Korea. Seoul University Journal, Biology and Agriculture (Series B), 21: 1-34, fig. 1, pls 1-5.

Kim, H.S., 1973. A Catalogue of Anomura and Brachyura from Korea. In: Illustrated Encyclopedia of Fauna and Flora of Korea, Samhwa Publishing Company, 14: 1-694, figs 1-265, pls 1-112, tabls 1-2, 1 map. Seoul. (In Korean with English summary)

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Manning, R.B. & L.B. Holthuis, 1981. West African Brachyuran Crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda). Smithsonian Contribution to Zoology, 306: i-xii, 1-379, figs 1-88.

Milne-Edwards, H., 1853. Mémoire sur la famille des Ocypodiens. Annales du Science Naturelles, Zoologie, (3) 20: 163-226, pls 6-11. (A continuation of H. Milne Edwards, 1852, and reprinted with it in undated Mélanges Carcinologiques, pages 129-196.)

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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.

Niem, V.H., 1996. Phylogenetic relationships among American species of Sesarma (Subgenus Armases) (Brachyura, Grapsidae). Crustaceana, 69(3): 330-348, figs 1-8.

Ortmann, A.E., 1894a. Die Decapoden-Krebse des Strassburger Museums mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der von Herrn Dr. Döderlein bei Japan und bei den Liu-Kiu-Inseln gesammelten und zur Zeit im Strassburger Museum aufbewahrten Formen. Theil VIII. Abtheilung: Brachyura (Brachyura genuina Boas), III. Unterabtheilung: Cancroidea. 2. Section: Cancrinea, 2. Gruppe: Catametopa. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abtheilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Thiere, 7: 683-772, pl. 23.

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Sakai, T., 1936b. Crabs of Japan: 66 plates in life colours with descriptions. Sanseido, Tokyo (1935): 1-239, figs 1-122, 27 pages of bibliography & index, frontispiece (in colour), pls 1-66 (colour). (In Japanese)

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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.

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Shen, C.J., 1940b. On the collection of Crabs of South China. Bulletin of the Fan Memorial Institute of Biology (Zool.), Peiping, 10(2): 69-104.

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Takeuchi, S., 1929. Checklist of Arthropoda: Crustacea. pp. 1427-1430. In: Taiwan, Volume 5, Nature of Taiwan, Taiwan Publisher, Taipei. (in Japanese)

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Urita, T., 1926a. A check-list of Brachyura found in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. Tshingtao Times: i-iii, 1-41, 1 map.

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Yamaguchi, T., M. Takeda & K. Tokudome, 1976. A list of crabs collected in the vicinity of the Aitsu Marine Biological Station and a preliminary report on the cheliped asymmetry of the crabs. Calanus, 5: 31-46, figs., pl., 2 tabs.

Yamaguchi, T., 1993. A list of Species described in the Crustacea Volume of Fauna Japonica as belonging to the Japanese Fauna. In: T. Yamaguchi (ed.), Ph. von Siebold and Natural History of Japan. Crustacea. Carcinological Society of Japan: 571-598, figs 1-2.

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