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A New Species of Hermit Crab, Pylopagurus diegensis (Decapoda: Anomura), with a Key for the Genus in the Eastern Pacific

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Title: A New Species of Hermit Crab, Pylopagurus diegensis (Decapoda: Anomura), with a Key for the Genus in the Eastern Pacific
Authors: Scanland, Thomas B.
Hopkins, Thomas S.
Issue Date: Apr 1969
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
Citation: Scanland TB, Hopkins TS. 1969. A new species of hermit crab, Pylopagurus diegensis (Decapoda: Anomura), with a key for the genus in the eastern Pacific. Pac Sci 23(2): 257-260.
Abstract: During a study of the decapod Crustacea of
the San Diego region, a new species of pagurid
crab of the genus Pylopagurus was encountered.
The following account is a description of this
species, including a comparison with a closely
related species of Pylopagurus in the eastern
Pacific and a comparison with the recently
created genus Benthopagurus Wass of the western
Atlantic.
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/3345
ISSN: 0030-8870
Appears in Collections:Pacific Science Volume 23, Number 2, 1969



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