Sesarma intermedia   De Haan,  1835 (Crab)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:Sesarmidae

Description
Carapace quadrangular, lateral borders slightly divergent backwards and cut into two teeth, front more than half the greatest breadth. Upper surface of palm with some oblique granular lines and the inner surface with a transverse granular crest. Proximal half of upper surface of male dactylus granular.


Synonym (s)
Grapsus (Pachygrapsus) intermedius De Haan, 1835
Sesarma intermedia Sakai, 1939

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobar Islands (Lat: 7) (Long: 93) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• MYANMAR
• West Bengal, Phuleshwar INDIA (Record: 04/04/1989)

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Ghosh, SK (1995) Crustacea: Decapoda: Grapsidae Estuarine ecosystem series, Part 2: Hugli Matla Estuary ZSI, Calcutta 229-248 Available at - NIO, Goa

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