Definition of Genus Uca
1. Noun. Fiddler crabs.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Brachyura, Suborder Brachyura
Member holonyms: Fiddler Crab
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Uca
Literary usage of Genus Uca
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1900)
"... Genus Ocypode Fabricius O. albicans Bosc, MSG genus Uca Leach. Key to Species. = O. arenaria Say A. Inner surface of palm of large cheliped without an ..."
2. The Reptiles of the Pacific Coast and Great Basin: An Account of the Species by John Van Denburgh (1897)
"The abdomen usually does not cover the whole width of the sternum between the last pair of legs. Species mostly small aud littoral. genus Uca Leach. ..."
3. The Amphibians of Western North America by Joseph Richard Slevin (1900)
"genus Uca Leach. Carapace transverse, widest in front, the antero-lateral angles acute; dorsal surface smooth and granulated. Orbits large, extending to the ..."