Australian Museum Journal A new genus of Macrophthalmine Crab (Crustacea: Decapoda: Ocypodidae) from eastern Australia

Shortform:
Davie, 1993, Rec. Aust. Mus. 45(1): 5–9
Author(s):
Davie, P. J. F.
Year published:
1993
Title:
A new genus of Macrophthalmine Crab (Crustacea: Decapoda: Ocypodidae) from eastern Australia
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
45
Issue:
1
Start page:
5
End page:
9
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.45.1993.125
Language:
English
Date published:
19 March 1993
Cover date:
19 March 1993
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Subjects:
CRUSTACEA: DECAPODA; TAXONOMY
Digitized:
05 February 2009
Reference number:
125
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (87kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (1056kb PDF)

Abstract

A new genus and species of macrophthalmine is described from eastern Australia. Enigmaplax is separable from Macrophthalmus by its exceptionally wide front and the pointed not spooned chelae.