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Adema, J.P.H.M., 1991. De krabben van Nederland en België (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura). Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum, Leiden, 244 pp.

Brusca, R.C. and G.J. Brusca, 1990. Invertebrates. Sinauer Associates Inc., Sunderland, U.S.A. 922 pp.

Christiansen, M.E., 1969. Crustacea Decapoda Brachyura. Marine Invertebrates of Scandinavia, 2. Oslo.

De Kluijver, M., S. Ingalsuo and A. van Nieuwenhuijzen (in prep.). Macrobenthos of the North Sea. Vol. III - Keys to Crustacea. World Biodiversity database, CD-ROM Series. Expert Centre for Taxonomic Identifications (ETI), University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam.

Gurney, R., 1942. Larvae of decapod Crustacea. Ray Society Monograph, 129. London, 306 pp.

Ingle, R., 1992. Larval stages of Northeastern Atlantic crabs. An illustrated key. Chapman and Hall, London. 363 pp.

Lindley, J.A., 1988. Estimating biomass and production of pelagic larvae of brachyuran decapods in western European shelf waters. Journal of experimental marine biology and ecology, 122(3): 195-211.

McLaughlin, P., 1980. Comparative morphology of recent Crustacea. W.H. Freeman, San Fransisco. 177 pp.

Paula, J., 1996. A key and bibliography for the identification of zoeal stages of brachyuran crabs (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura) from the Atlantic coast of Europe. Journal of Plankton Research, 18(1): 17-27.

Infraorder Brachyura