Full name: FWCrabs: Neotropical Freshwater Crabs Catalogue
Short name: FWCrabs
Version: Oct 2009
Release date: 2009-11-01
Authors/editors: Magalhães C.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Malacostraca - Decapoda - Trichodactyloidea - Trichodactylidae
English name of the group: Freshwater crabs
Number of species: 46
Number of infraspecific taxa: 2
Number of synonyms: 42
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 90
Abstract: The Catalogue is an ongoing initiative to provide basic information on two true freshwater Neotropical crab families (Trichodactylidae & Pseudothelphusidae). Trichodactylidae species list follows the classification proposed by Magalhães & Türkay (1996) and the Systema Brachyurorum by Ng, Guinot & Davie (2008). Future releases will include information on taxa, literature, type specimens, range of distribution and maps.
Organization: Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia, Manaus, Brazil
Website: -