MCZ Invertebrate Zoology CRU-9857

Pachygrapsus transversus (Gibbes, 1850)

Date Collected:


Central America: Dominican Republic: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola | Santa Barbara de Samana, Santo Domingo

Current Identification
Animalia Arthropoda Crustacea Multicrustacea Malacostraca Eumalacostraca Eucarida Decapoda Pleocyemata Brachyura Grapsidae Grapsoidea
Common Name(s): mottled shore crab
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: F A Chace, Jr

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Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
sex male [no agent data]

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  • Kept dry until 1975, placed in Aerosol OT before placing in 80% ethanol. All appendages are falling off.

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  • Continent:
  • Central America
  • Country:
  • Dominican Republic
  • Island Group:
  • Greater Antilles
  • Island:
  • Hispaniola
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  • Specific Locality:
  • Santa Barbara de Samana, Santo Domingo
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Dominican Republic, Santa Barbara de Samana, Santo Domingo
  • Georeference:
  • 19.1900510°, -69.334104° (Error radius: 6136m) By: Jeremy Kisala on 2019-10-16 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1937-08-01 / 1937-08-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 8/1937
  • Collector:
  • William J. Clenchlinked data icon

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Media type: text; Invertebrate Zoology CRU-9851;  CRU-9852;  CRU-9853;  CRU-9854;  CRU-9855;  CRU-9856;  CRU-9857;  CRU-9858;  CRU-9859;  CRU-9860;  CRU-9861;  CRU-9862;  CRU-9863;  CRU-9864;  CRU-9865;  CRU-9866;  CRU-9867;  CRU-9868;  CRU-9869;  CRU-9870;  CRU-9871;  CRU-9872;  CRU-9873;  CRU-9874;  CRU-9875 Description: MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Crustacea 005976-011900, pg.158;

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Ledger Entry for: 25 cataloged items from MCZ:IZ:CRU-9851 Petrolisthes tridentatus to MCZ...

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