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Xantho poressa (Olivi, 1792)

Synonym
  • Alpheus tinctor Weber, 1795
  • Cancer poressa Olivi, 1792
  • Cancer tinctor Fabricius, 1798
  • Xantho rivulosa Risso, 1827
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RDBUkr: Недостатньо відомі
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Is a species of crab from the Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea and parts of the eastern Atlantic Ocean. It is one of four species in the genus Xantho. Juveniles live in Posidonia meadows until their last moult, at which point they migrate to the nearest rocky substrate.
Book reference
  • Проект організації території Чорноморського біосферного заповідника НАН України та охорони його природних комплексів. Ч. 1. К.- 2016. 300 с.
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Taxonomic branch

Biota
Eukaryota
Animalia
Eumetazoa
Arthropoda
Crustacea
Malacostraca
Decapoda
Xanthidae
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